The Guardian’s view on the Aid System

Completely agree that aid needs to change and focus on the systemic level to make real change.  We also need to avoid putting our own values and assumptions onto the countries and communities we are trying to help – which this article doesn’t quite stretch to…

Improving Financial Capability

For the past year I have been lucky enough to be supporting Advising Communities as it delivered a pilot project called Money Well that supported people with mental health needs and low levels of well-being to become more financially capable through a mix of 1:1 support and group work.  The Read more…

Social Impact Leadership

Last night I had the privilege to speak at the Resource Alliance’s Future Leaders Programme in Oxford, UK.  The Future Leaders Programme is aimed at mid-level managers with a fundraising responsibility and is particularly designed to equip them with the skills and tools they need to become the social impact Read more…