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Australia Day – debate over its date, meaning and representation has been happening for decades. On 26th January 1938, while state premiers celebrated the 150th anniversary together in Sydney, Aboriginal leaders met there for a Day of Mourning to protest their mistreatment by white Australians and to seek full citizen rights. Since then, many Aboriginals […]

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7 things donors want to know – Introduction

Looking to attract funding for your organisation? To do so, we need to understand what is attractive to donors and what is likely to be a “turn-off”. We need to understand motivations and barriers. Donors are becoming more astute in their giving. Making a decision to give requires a combination of “head” and “heart”. The […]

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disruptive ideas vol.2 no. 23
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disruptive ideas vol.2 no. 23

What is life really like for disabled people? The Disability Diaries reveal all “We asked seven people to keep diaries for a month to document the reality of being disabled in Britain today. Frances Ryan reflects on the issues that arose – public transport, employment, housing, attitudes – and meets four of the diarists.” – […]

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Disruptive Ideas Vol. 2 No. 22
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Disruptive Ideas Vol. 2 No. 22

How the Red Cross has survived in crisis mode for 150 years “Working at the International Committee of the Red Cross can be like a tech company, but also not. There are no free bars, for one. Two: lots of war zones.” – Read More Is philanthropy driven by the human desire to cheat death? […]

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Peace education in Rwanda
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Peace education in Rwanda

One of our Senior Associates, Kate Matheson, recently returned from a trip to Rwanda to learn about and support the work of the Aegis Trust, who work to prevent genocide and build long-term peace through community education. “‘Peace and love’” are words we throw around a lot, but do we actually understand their meaning”, asks […]

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