Best Practices

Best Practices

Best Practices April 23, 2013 | Candice Montalvo Share this article CDA has supported thousands of people in their pursuit of better aid practice. From CDA we have learned the importance of carefully analyzing our actions and behaviors in every context. We’ve learned...
The B-Word

The B-Word

The B-Word February 11, 2013 | Candice Montalvo Share this article “There are words that shape how we see reality, how we behave, and how we serve or help.” “Jargon has always been with us and will always be with us.” These are some of the comments we heard from...

An Uncomfortable Read

An Uncomfortable Read January 29, 2013 | Candice Stahl Share this article Duncan Green of Oxfam GB writes that Time to Listen was “an uncomfortable read” and had him “squirming on multiple levels.” To this we say, “Good!” His review...

Reactions from Book Launches

Reactions from Book Launches January 23, 2013 | Candice Stahl Share this article Time to Listen is on tour in Europe! Dayna has just returned from London and Germany where she made presentations to ALNAP members and others in London and joined Mary B. Anderson for...
Now Available! Time to Listen

Now Available! Time to Listen

Now Available! Time to Listen December 13, 2012 | Candice Stahl Share this article CDA is happy to announce that Time to Listen: Hearing People on the Receiving End of International Aid has been published! Time to Listen summarizes the experiences and analysis of...
Emerging Themes

Emerging Themes

Emerging Themes September 10, 2010 | Candice Stahl Share this article The DNH Team has recently begun holding weekly meetings to discuss the Reflective Cases and pull out some of the emerging themes appearing across the cases. Here are a few of the most prominent...
Shared Learning

Shared Learning

Shared Learning June 15, 2010 | Candice Stahl Share this article On May 10-14, I experienced my first Do No Harm training of trainers, held at CDA’s office in Cambridge, MA.  There were a dozen or so attendees, including several students from local universities, two...