NGOs’ performance in the Horn of Africa

You’ll have seen news of the famine in the Horn of Africa, with a vast population at risk and horrendous pictures that look like they belong to another age. Many NGOs are working flat out to provide help. In the UK, the Disasters Emergency Committee launched an appeal last month. So far it’s raised £44m. Please give more.

At times like this, it’s hard to focus on the question of NGOs’ performance. There’s such pressure to provide help immediately. Continue reading