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Jennifer Lentfer

Special feature Jennifer Lentfer 29 November 2016

It begins and ends with trust

If you want community philanthropy to work, you have to start with trust. Yet many of the elements in funders’ relationship with grantees – evaluations and reporting requirements – are based on scepticism. They have …

Opinion 1 Jennifer Lentfer 23 June 2015

Who will rebuild Nepal after the quake? Women-led community groups who will stay the course

It is crumbled to the ground. The porch upon which my colleagues sat in Kathmandu just a few months ago, talking with women’s group members of ASHA Nepal, is now half gone after the earthquake, …