CSR – mere window dressing or worth the effort?

This entry was posted by Communications Intern Hilde Faugli If you, like me, enjoy a good smoothie, you probably know about Innocent Drinks. My weakness for Innocent smoothies is of course boosted by the fact that their drinks are made from all natural ingredients. But, there is also more.  Did you watch BBC News’ On […]

A better way of counting the poor?

This blog piece was posted by Communications Intern Hilde Faugli. The UNDP has just released a new indicator for measuring poverty – will it make any difference? The Multidimensional Poverty Indicator, or MPI for short, was launched earlier this month, and promises to be better suited as a tool for allocating funding for development programs […]

“Go Slow” Communication

Happy New Year! As London looks set to grind to a halt (snow again!) I am gradually picking up pace as my previously daunting e-mail inbox reduces in size. Among the e-mails about stationery offers and places in running events I recieved this fascinating piece about the Santali tribe (Jharkhand, North India) and “Darwak” communication […]

Pilot projects and participation

Joba, Jharkhand, India Originally uploaded by Find Your Feet It’s great to be able to welcome in the New Year knowing that, over the coming five years, we will be able to support even more people in India to build a better future for themselves. The BLF recently awarded us a grant of £467,680 of […]

Seed Conservation

Seed Conservation Originally uploaded by Find Your Feet After a ride across London in the wind and rain to work yesterday morning, it was good to arrive to a colourful story from one of our partners in India. Being a new member of the FYF team, I love these little sources of inspiration. Our partner […]