"I just finished reading “The Big Truck That Went By: How the World Came to Save Haiti and Left Behind a Disaster” by Jonathan Katz. I'm having mixed thoughts about the book but think it is worth reading.…"
"I've scanned in the page form the textbook (citation has gone missing) and attached it to this post on the topic of "becoming an ally" -- Because I think this is what she is talking about... (tho if you want to break down Twilight…"
"I'm currently reading 'War Games' by Linda Polman - certainly an interesting take on the role of aid in prolonging and indeed fuelling conflict. So far it's been mostly focused on Africa, so it would be interesting to compare…"
"Tori Hogan‘s new book, “Beyond Good Intentions: A Journey into the Realities of International Aid,” will be released on October 1st. (But those who order on Amazon can get it now. Got mine already.)
Tori gave me the honor of…"
"(Cracking out my hyper-radical discussion points, and this is kind of a brain-core dump, so its a little disorganized and off the cuff. Thanks for sparking this interesting discussion in my head! :-) )
Re: Micro Credit as failure. I…"
Aid/NGO worker based in HQ or a Regional Office, Consultant, Educator, Student
Graduate candidate from the School for International Training, with interests in training, positive methods, ICT4D, research and management. Currently working in the field to help interns and volunteers not screw it up.