Each year the annual Radi-Aid awards highlight the best and worst in charity fundraising videos. It looks like there might be a clear winner this year, with a child sponsorship video that perpetuates the white saviour complex and Global South dependency.
Sara Gorman explores the underlying meaning of words & asks, how does our language affect the way we approach global health and development?
Chris Douglas argues that the portrayal of South Sudan in a recent mini-documentary is harmful and offers no solution to food scarcity.
Timo Lüege points out the gap between expectations and reality when it comes to the effectiveness of social media in emergency management.
Misunderstanding and ignorance leads to fear of refugees and even hatred. Nesima Aberra looks at four innovative efforts to tell meaningful stories about refugees and build more empathy.