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Grassroots comics

'Grassroots' comics are often linked to activist organizations, movements, and social change campaigns
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Tactical Technology Collective

Tactical Tech is an international NGO dedicated to bringing about social change via information & technology
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Transparency International

Transparency International is an NGO dedicated to the fight against corruption
Sep 22, 2010

Realitopia: Wordsmithing an eternal conflict

Michael Ryan Wiseman
The NGO way-forward debate comes down to this: How do you move a pile of excrement without getting any on you? The fundamental question is one of existence with or without compromise.
Aug 23, 2010
Haitians in Cité Soleil queue for food after the earthquake, in January 2010. Photo: The United Nations

Money flows uphill: An update from Cité Soleil

Paul Jackson and Joegodson Déralciné
Canadians who have donated to Haiti after the earthquake believe they are helping the victims. They're not. It's simply extraordinary to see how corporate power continues to profit at every turn.
Jun 28, 2010

NGOs give G8-G20 failing grades

Jennifer Henderson asks heads of several non-governmental organizations for their views on the promises made, and all believe the G20 leaders require remedial classes.
Mar 2, 2010
Jeanne finally allows Slande, a volunteer from Florida, to clean and redress her amputation stump at the very busy Hopital d'Etat de la Universite Haiti. Photo: Scott Weinstein

Haiti's wounded long to heal

Scott Weinstein
Amid the rubble, Port-au-Prince is a boomtown for the international aid-relief industry. It would be much better if its people could be allowed to decide how to spend money raised for their relief.

Reuse fair at North Glenora Community

May 9, 2009
North Glenora Community League
13535 - 109A Avenue
Edmonton , AB
53° 33' 20.7792" N, 113° 33' 25.992" W
Alberta CA
A Reuse Fair is a one-day community event where unwanted but reusable household items are collected and passed on to charities, non-profits, artisans and schools that need them.

The uncertain business of doing good: Outsiders in Africa

Feb 10, 2009 to Feb 11, 2009
McMaster University MDCL 3020
1280 Main Street West Michael B. DeGroote Centre for Learning and Discovery Room 3020
L8S 4L8 Hamilton , ON
43° 15' 28.5408" N, 79° 55' 2.1792" W
Ontario CA
Canadian author Larry Krotz on the unexpected difficulties in helping Africa
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