Bangladesh: Local Aid Groups Getting Left Behind

    Local aid groups and volunteers were the first to respond last August as a military crackdown in Myanmar’s Rakhine State drove more than 700,000 Rohingya into Bangladesh. Today, however, locals are dwarfed by dozens of international aid agencies – who dominate donor funding and the...

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IMPACT magazine interviews HumanSurge cofounder Loek Peeters

Is HumanSurge a social enterprise? Yes, HumanSurge is a social enterprise. HumanSurge seeks to improve humanitarian relief operations for the benefit of disaster- affected populations. This is achieved through more efficient and effective mobilization of professional human resources—whether local, national or international—thus, enabling a faster deployment...

We won the StartUp Eurovision…

  But are we actually fulfilling a need?   Some may have already read the email awhile back, but yes you read it correctly… we won a Eurovision award. Well, to be exact; we won the Extraordinary StartUp Europe Awards 2016 on a European level, in the category...