Jennifer Lentfer reflects on how the notion of 'helping' manifests itself in aid and development work. She asks some pertinent questions to challenge us to build a deeper dialogue.
The first post of our series surrounding International Women's Day 2016 comes from Jennifer Lentfer, who shares her personal advice on how women can challenge the male-dominated sector and 'step into power'.
Jennifer Lentfer, of Oxfam America, presents the the launch of a new campaign targeting Washington D.C's policymakers. Oxfam America is arguing that aid works, and in a language that policy makers can understand.
"People have been playing more games these days in Washington D.C. And I don’t mean the strategies of the Obama and Romney spin teams." A Guest post by Jennifer Lentfer of how-matters.org on the value of using games in aid and development.
"Even when things were hard, I now realize how much that love, care and protection existed around me and strengthened me." Countless community-based organizations are extending emotional support to children and families not sufficiently reached by government or international agencies.