Two examples of leadership thought pioneers we don’t talk enough about in our sector are Barack Obama and Brené Brown. Both of them aren’t white men, which is also a bonus. Dr. Brené Brown is a research professor at the University of Houston – famous for her Ted Talk – The Power of Vulnerability as well as numerous books on leadership. Barack Obama – really needs no more introduction. Our thoughts on how this links to our sector… Continue reading
At Aid Works, we’re working with our specialists in public health, WASH, communications, training and mentoring and public-private partnerships to decide where our skills will be of greatest use.
We want to harness the knowledge we’ve gained from evaluating projects and providing technical support to our in-country partners Continue reading
Does your aid organisation need help designing fresh comms materials during the COVID-19 outbreak? Our super talented designer Emma can help! Emma is currently offering her services FREE of charge to help organisations communicate effectively and achieve their aims. Continue reading
Today is World Health Day, which every year marks the anniversary of the World Health Organization. This year the chosen theme is depression, which is the leading cause of ill health and disability worldwide.
As an organisation founded by, and supporting aid workers, we are acutely aware of the stresses involved in responding to humanitarian emergencies. If you are feeling stressed or overwhelmed, you are not alone – and there are resources available to help you. Continue reading