Shrinking Civic Space: A case for regional solutions for global threats | TAI
By examining the societal challenges facing Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) in Kenya, former TAI Communications fellow, Edith Mecha, advocates for localized solutions as a means of empowering them to achieve their full potential.
Reflecting on the Global Conference for Media Freedom | Luminate
Nishant Lalwani reflects on the UK’s recent Media Freedom conference and calls for action instead of more diagnoses – we know press freedom is declining, but now it’s time to act.
Fay Twersky named vice president of Hewlett Foundation | Hewlett Foundation
After serving as founder of Hewlett’s Effective Philanthropy Group since 2012, Fay Twersky has been named Vice President of the Hewlett Foundation.
A New Global Hub for PB Practitioners and Advocates | Hewlett Foundation
The Participatory Budgeting Project has just received a $560,000 grant from the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation to launch a new global hub for PB practitioners and advocates. PB implementers, advocates, and researchers are invited to apply to serve as a Global PB Hub board member.
Promoting Accountability and Transparency in Nigeria | MacArthur Foundation
MacArthur Foundation Board Member Julie Katzman speaks to CNBC Africa on the importance of promoting accountability and transparency in Nigeria.
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