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Digital Empowerment Toolkit Now Available!

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How Matters

12 to watch in 2012!

I know, I know. I’m supposedly on a self-declared shut-down, but I couldn’t resist sharing my top 12 people, trends, sites, and organizations to watch in 2012!! … Read More»

The Year Ends. The Pendulum Swings.

It’s been a great year at how-matters.org! … Read More»

Letting the Snark Flow

Does snark among aid bloggers go too far? Do aid workers just need and deserve to let off steam? … Read More»

Friday’s Poetic Pause: “Ungrateful”

The annual expressions of gratitude from the U.S.’ Thanksgiving holiday now subsided, I share a poem I wrote yesterday about how hard it is at times to be genuinely grateful. … Read More»

Hillary, Stoves Won’t Save the World

"Hillary Clinton unveils initiative on clean cooking stoves," was am … Read More»

Mentoring Among Local Women's Organizations—Here’s How!

Following on the interest in my posts on exchange visits between local organizations and … Read More»

Can allies help Palestinians to reform aid? How?

Dalia Association, Palestine’s first and only community foundation, recently launched an advocacy campaign to address the issues facing grassroots civil s … Read More»

The Value of Feasting

When Carol arrived to the village in rural Indonesia to begin her anthropological dissertation research, she was shocked at the frequency of “feasts” that took place in the village. … Read More»

Reaching Girls at the Grassroots--A Sound Investment

How-matters.org is featuring two posts today as part of the Girl Effect Blogging Campaign.  … Read More»

Effective aid: A matter of faith?

The “beast” had eaten all of the chickens. … Read More»

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Inside Congo's Growing Sisterhood

Inside Congo's Growing Sisterhood

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PAKISTAN: They Went to School and Never Came Back

PAKISTAN: They Went to School and Never Came Back

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WWW: Women Weave the Web

WWW: Women Weave the Web

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World Pulse Voices of Our Future

World Pulse Voices of Our Future

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Announcing Our Prize Winners!

Announcing Our Prize Winners!

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Nobel Women's Initiative

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