Richard Stupart lists what he believes are the seven worst international aid ideas:
1. One Million T-Shirts for Africa
2. TOMS Buy-One-Give-One
3. Machine Gun Preacher
4. 50 Cent Ransoming Children in Somalia
5. Donor Fund Restrictions
6. Making Food Aid and the Same Color as Cluster Munitions
7. Making USAID a Foreign Policy Tool
Read the whole thing here for an explanation of each one.
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