From old dinosaurs to development professionals & marketeers. Some consequences of ‘ professionalisation ’ in the NGO sector. Professionalisation. The changing context The rise of the aid industry The prevailing business model then The chance to reprofessionalise…. Divergent trends.
Some consequences of ‘professionalisation’ in the NGO sector
Federalisation and merger
Fragmentation & localisation
John Bird again…
“I once wrote disparagingly about this desire for people to be ‘on stage’ instead of in the audience. Now I begin to feel that it is not as bad as giving voyeurism the upper hand. If the next decade is about anything it is about participating. Getting involved.”