Emily Nicola shares her experience of working with Opportunity International in Hyderabad, India, and expresses her hope for the future after meeting some inspirational women working to change their communities for the better.
Sara Gorman looks at why big donors tend not to fund local Civil Society Organisations directly, and suggests that the international development funding landscape needs a makeover.
"Bottom-up" is a nice catchphrase these days, but how can organisations actually practice it - and what should they expect when they do? Ingrid Nanne weighs in.
The Everest Children's Welfare Project has concluded their distribution of school materials in earthquake-affected areas of Nepal, and Kishan Devkota's got a recap of the program.
Kishan Devkota just sent in another update on the Everest Children Welfare Zone's response to Nepal's earthquakes, as the organisation provides shelter for families and supports children in school.