Recommended:

Books:

  1. From Aid to Trade: How Aid Organizations, Businesses, and Governments Can Work Together: Lessons Learned from Haiti. By, Daniel Jean-Louis & Jacqueline Klamer.
  2. The Prosperity Paradox: How Innovation Can Lift Nations Out of Poverty. By, Clayton Christensen, Efosa Ojomo and Karen Dillon.
  3. When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty without Hurting the Poor…and yourself. By Steve Corbett and Brian Fikkert.

Blogs & Articles:

  1. The Christensen Institute .The Institute offers a unique framework for understanding many of society’s most pressing issues including education, healthcare, and economic prosperity.
  2. Innovating Africa Out of Poverty, John Campbell
  3. The Power of Collaboration: 6 success factors for Private-NGO partnerships, Marcela Hahn, Penny Studholme 
  4. Poor economics A radical rethinking of the way to fight global poverty. By Abhijit V. Banerjee and Esther Dufflo.
  5. What is a Developed Country? Benjamin Elisha Sawe.
  6. World Development Indicators. The World Bank.

Media & Videos:

  1. Poverty, Inc. A documentary that examines the rise of charity as an industry.
  2. World’s Largest Refugee Camp has Developed its own Economy. PBS News Hour.
  3. Quand l’aide humanitaire n’aide pas…. (When Humanitarian aid doesn’t really help.) Webinar with CEO, Sasha Nicolle for Start-Up World, Paris, June 25, 2021.

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