As the nature, frequency, and scale of disasters grows, the philanthropic sector needs to shift its focus to preparedness through a shared sense of urgency and a commitment to improving data infrastructure.
Tag: Disaster Relief
Why corporate and individual giving to fight Ebola lags far behind that of other crises, and how to unlock more dollars.
How one volunteer relief organization’s approach and recruitment policies has allowed it to grow and remain relevant to the populations it serves.
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Human-centered design and systems thinking can help evaluate social impact in a global context.
It’s time to restructure the climate problem from averting a distant global catastrophe to minimizing collective suffering.
The superficially enticing “logic” of effective altruism ultimately leads to a moralistic, hyper-rationalistic, top-down approach to philanthropy that can kill the very altruistic spirit it claims to foster.