Brendan Rigby is handing over the reins of WhyDev and introduces you to the new Managing Director.
We're recruiting for the next round of our Fellowship program! If you're a student or recent graduate, you could be using your skills working with women entrepreneurs at SHE Investments in Cambodia. Hear from one of our 2016 Fellows, Tanya Fenwick, about what she gained from the experience and why she recommends it.
Applications are now open for the next round of WhyDev and SHE Investment's Fellowship program, based in Cambodia. We are recruiting for two roles: Monitoring & Evaluation Support Officer and Communications & Grants Support Officer. Apply within!
Research conducted by Flinders University and Scope Global takes a look at the impact of Australian international volunteerism. WhyDev's Project Manager, Zoe Enticott, calls the research "refreshingly human-centred" and a chance for host organisations to be given more control, although she's not convinced this will translate into real action...
Being altruistic can be very complex indeed. Ingrid Nanne asks how we can be truly helpful and shift focus away from gratifying, feel-good interventions to un-sexy work that's likely to take longer but have greater impact.