Measurement, in case you didn’t know it, is the new black for the aid and development community. It’s true that innovation, as a buzzword anyway, hasn’t gone out of fashion yet and social entrepreneurship is still hot – despite the fact that few seem able to define it. But measurement is definitely this year’s favored wrap for the hip humanitarian. Now, it’s the Social Progress Index.
1 Philanthrocapitalists propose a Social Progress Index
0 More Fighting Over (the meaning and purpose of) Philanthropy
Question: Is philanthropy a means for reducing inequity in the world or just another vehicle used by the super-rich to…
2 Yunus Watch: Microfinance pioneer further piled on
I’m sorry to reveal a bias here, but all these attacks and critiques of the Bangladeshi economist and Nobel Peace…