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Ese Emerhi

Opinion 1 Eshban Kwesiga and Ese Emerhi 15 September 2021

Trust is the currency of life – and the accelerator for community-led change

This article is part of a series of articles about Community-Led Philanthropy, co-hosted by GlobalGiving. The conversation explores the ways philanthropy can support community-led change.  There is an African proverb that goes ‘he who does not …

Opinion Nkasi Wodu and Ese Emerhi 9 June 2020

Bad philanthropy: The rinsing of toxic money

Last weekend, Black Lives Matter protesters in Bristol, England, toppled a statue of Edward Colston, an English merchant who made his money off the slave trade. Colston was also ‘Bristol’s most famous philanthropist’, according to …