Humanitarian Response

Providing aid for those in need. A collection of 6 posts
Voluntourism: could the industry for saviors could be worth saving?
Development

Voluntourism: could the industry for saviors could be worth saving?

The volunteer tourism has been heavily criticized for its exploitative nature. How can we ensure that volunteering results in positive change?
Changing Nonprofit Cooperation: Non-Monetary Nonprofit Alliances
ESG

Changing Nonprofit Cooperation: Non-Monetary Nonprofit Alliances

Historically, local nonprofit organizations have taken two main methods in order to increase their impact: social alliances, which includes the incorporation of a for-profit entity as a main sponsor for the nonprofit organization,
Microfinance: Does it harm or help those financed?
ESG

Microfinance: Does it harm or help those financed?

A popular trend, how does microfinance impact the lives of its users and what is the greater impact on local economies?
Taking Design Thinking to the Nonprofit Sector
ESG

Taking Design Thinking to the Nonprofit Sector

How nonprofits can take lessons from the entrepreneurial world to craft effective, impactful solutions to pressing problems.
Maximize Your Help to Charity Wisely
ESG

Maximize Your Help to Charity Wisely

Millions of causes worldwide demand our attention and support, but how can you identify the most effective option for you?
How Reductions in U.S. Aid Spending Will Affect Global Health Governance
ESG

How Reductions in U.S. Aid Spending Will Affect Global Health Governance

With considerable budget cuts in U.S. investment in global health care, worldwide agencies are reacting and adapting to new funding models.