Funding news and views

young boy leaning on a tank in Afghanistan
Increasing donations to humanitarian appeals have not kept pace with rapidly rising needs. Jenny Humphreys explains how, in Afghanistan, gaps in funding are risking lives.
15 August 2015
DFID jacket with UK Aid logo
A summary of the lively discussion on what makes effective civil society as part of the Department for International Development's Civil Society Partnership Review.
13 August 2015
The lights of Luanda at night
​Tim Sowula gives his thoughts on the recent media coverage of development aid and asks how the sector can communicate a more realistic view of development.
10 August 2015

Funding in brief

Wake Up to Money

Penny Haslam and David Jones talk Calais and cold calling with the chief executive of Oxfam, Mark Goldring.

BBC Radio 5 Live 10 August 2015

Why We Love to Hate Nonprofits

Three common and harmful prejudices against charitable organisations, and how nonprofits can subvert them.

Stanford Social Innovation Review 7 August 2015

Earthquake response shows the strength of 200 year relationship between Britain and Nepal

Three months on since the Nepal earthquake, the UK will not forget those who are still suffering the effects of the devastation, International Development Minister Baroness Verma told an audience at the launch of the ZEE London Mela Festival recently...

wired-gov.net 27 July 2015