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The dynamics of dancing in endless circles

“Yes, we can succeed! It’s only that we have not been given the chance.”

The quote above is the stock answer that I receive from group members when I ask for details about the business ideas that they are pitching. 476 more words


New Intern Profile - Pippa Mulvey

Hi everyone, my name is Pippa and I’ll be an Advocacy Intern at Scalabrini until the end of September. I’m from the UK and have spent the last few years living in Edinburgh. 117 more words

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Society for International Development Annual Conference, Washington, DC Chapter, 6/1

By: David J. Smith, February 20, 2017

If you are an international development professional, you should consider attending this year’s Society for International Development conference… 18 more words


South Kinsman (13) – A Growth Plan for Plan International

In my last blog in this series, I wrote about the first of three major projects carried out when I served as Program Director at Plan International’s International Headquarters (“IH”).   4,554 more words

Different Types of Aid in International Development

Aid refers to any flow of resources from developed countries to the developing world. Aid can come in the form of money, technology, gifts or training, and can either be provided in the form of a grant which does not have to pay back or a loan with interest which does have to be paid back. 333 more words

Pot Luck

Be Bold


As a part of relatively young research company that is about to reach its third anniversary, I will be conducting research that sets foundational insights for people to understand the purpose and vision of Collective Responsibility. 295 more words


Replication as a business model

Is “copycatting” a good idea? Or is it merely that people have not thought of anything better?

The photo above is one corner from Mongu’s main crossroads – … 941 more words