January 13, 2013
Development Groups Fail to Put Communities First, Says Former Aid Worker
Humanitarian programs are plagued by poor management and do little to help the people they serve, says Tori Hogan, author of Beyond Good Intentions: A Journey Into the Realities of International Aid. A former aid worker and founder of a company that produces films questioning the efficacy of international aid, she recounts her travels documenting the work of aid groups. Following are excerpts from her conversation with The Chronicle.