Good intentions are not good enough. As sustainable development expert Ernesto Sirolli explains, the wrong kind of help is worse than no help at all. It wastes money and, in some cases, does more harm than good. He suggests that the first step in any aid effort should always be to listen to the locals, one-on-one if possible. getAbstract proposes you laugh and learn along with Sirolli’s heartfelt lecture.
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- Why most foreign aid programs are ineffective,
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- How best to work with entrepreneurs in areas of development.
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Ernesto Sirolli is an international expert in sustainable economics and development.
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