Category: Developing a charity

What is an NGO?

When I came to the Philippines originally I started to hear NGO crop up on a regular basis and it wasn’t something I had heard of in the West. Crazy thing is its normally western organisations that are running NGO’s…

Charity Fat Cat Salaries

There is something that really bothers me with the people in charge of such things as Oxfam with the cheap executives bleeding the charities and justifying it as “if i was in the private sector i would get a much…

Hearts and minds

I watched a documentary earlier today relating to the Vietnam war and the hearts and minds campaign which involved medical aid and assistance to local villages and its population including construction. My question is this it never worked then why…