One of the most notable features of the European response is the central role volunteers have played – in stark contrast to the much slower response of international agencies and donors.
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.
Empathy's a good thing, but it can easily be misapplied. Dave Algoso presents his framework for efficiency in empathy.
You’ve probably seen the latest viral hashtag, #TheAfricaTheMediaNeverShowsYou, and hundreds of pictures claiming to reveal the “real" Africa. Brendan Rigby took a closer look, and discovered some pretty major (and ironic) problems.