I'm compiling initiatives/statements by civil society groups in recipient countries to reform international aid. Palestine & Myanmar so far - who else? …Continue
A few years ago, when I was working with a foundation that gives grants to organizations working with children and families affected by AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa, I received a report from a…Continue
For the last few years, the US devoted just 0.7 percent of the federal budget to poverty-focused foreign assistance. In FY2014, the US government spent $23.4 billion on it…Continue
Stories matter to people, and when you get one that really hits, it’s incredibly powerful – irresistible even.
Americans alone spent over 34 billion dollars to watch movies in 2010.
Story is about connection.
Stories are containers—holding experiences, history, and values.…Continue