(The Humanitarian Social Network)
This group is open to everyone - journalists and those interested in dialogue about/with media.
Does the mainstream media suck at covering aid and development? "Yes", you may well say, "pretty much." So how can we make it better? AidSource can help make it better.
Tom Paulson is the admin for this group.
Latest Activity: Mar 7
Every year, the WHO puts out its annual report focused on one particular problem.
I decided to use the occasion to focus on the lack of focus with this post:
Lots of folks tell me I'm off-base -- mostly saying we don't really need a consensus or some generally agreed-upon strategy. I'd welcome anyone's thoughts on this. Is this actually a problem? Or am I obsessed with trivia?
Cross posting this from the Port-au-Prince Aid Workers group: I'm a journalist based in NYC and writing a story regarding the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy in Haiti. I would like to get a first-hand…Continue
I recently heard through the informal network of gossiping aid workers that Stephanie Strom recently had her job description changed at NYT. Previously she'd been the last (or only?) full-time…Continue