Breaking Up With Growth: What Mainstream Development Organizations Are Still Getting Wrong

By Jessie Green. Like any good desperate and enterprising undergrad in International Development, I spent most of January scouring the internet for summer internship opportunities at various NGOs and nonprofits. I was disheartened to find so many websites that reflected outdated and problematic ideas prioritizing economic growth as a development approach. The assumption that growth is the solution is not only incorrect but actively harmful … Continue reading Breaking Up With Growth: What Mainstream Development Organizations Are Still Getting Wrong