It matters how we choose our words. Today, the word “beneficiary” is being replaced with citizen, client, consumer, stakeholder, and constituent. What are the pros and cons of each?
The International Rescue Committee has created a great application to help Syrian refugees but here’s one way it could be better.
A $5 million prize competition will test out EdTech solutions in a RCT
Rob Mackey hosts a podcasted conversation with Habitat for Humanity about NPS in the nonprofit sector.
Try out an interactive feature that lets you publish the evidence you want and silence the rest. Is this the “rigorous” evidence we were promised?
Information is powerful, but for whom? Providing information report cards may backfire depending on your objective and other design details.
New reports reveal how constituents (Nepalese victims and frontline workers) feel about the earthquake relief response.
Measurement of impact is not always appropriate or possible. What’s one to do?
What is the Inter-American Foundation doing differently? Do happy grantees make for more social impact?
Does feedback produce a new kind of subject? Will it help instill a new form of governance– a social contract– in aid and philanthropy?