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Ambassador’s Reception Politics 

Ambassador’s Reception

Do international ambassadors add any value to advocacy and development practice? Or are their stars out-shining the issues? Stu reflects on the recent visit of Monique Coleman, star of High School Musical and UN Youth Ambassdor, to a Football United project in Granville, Sydney. In this post, he examines the role of ambassadors from Bono to Clooney, and suggests that...
Photojournal: South Africa Multimedia 

Photojournal: South Africa

Stuart Meney wrote an article back in May that considered the impact of a football World Cup on the African continent. June arrived not long after. Balls were kicked, the world tuned in and the fortunate few who travelled to South Africa were treated to a truly memorable sporting festival. In this from the field feature, Stuart speaks to one...
A Worldwide Web Technology 

A Worldwide Web

whydev.org regular and Steering Committee member, Stuart Meney, is currently the Communications Manager for Football United. In his second article, Stuart manages to draw a link between dancing hamsters, Facebook and international development. He describes the state of communication and information access and usage across the African continent and explores the links between information and communication technologies - mobile phones,...