This quarter’s edition of the Bertha Centre for Innovation (University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business)’s magazine Inside:Out explores Financing for social ventures and would make great reading for many of our followers. On page 14-17, I explore our approach to funding, looking at why we take risks, with small grants, across a diverse […]
An effective, dynamic civil society needs basic information to hold people to account, tackle vested interests and drive change. If you are trying to get potholes fixed, a school funded or expose corruption you need to know what rules apply, what’s been done and who is in charge. But in many countries it isn’t possible […]
I’ve written a piece in the Guardian which showcases the work of some of our fantastic grantees working across Africa to empower citizens to hold their governments to account. You can read it here.