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.
Do you work in the international development sector for an Australian NGO? If so, it's likely your practices are compliant with ACFID's Code of Conduct, which has recently been updated. Zoe Enticott, WhyDev's Project Manager, explains what's new, what's not and what it all means for you.
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.
Are you a student interested in sustainable development? Expressions of Interest are now welcomed to be a part of the student organising committee for the RDI Network Conference in partnering for sustainable development across sectors and industries.
Ingrid Nanne discusses the value of in-kind donations, and implores NGOs to think about how they can "do the most good possible".