Turning the tables

The Guardian today carries news of a great spoof on charity singles and unthinking aid appeals with Radi-AID, collecting radiators from Africans for the poor frozen unfortunates of Norway.

It’s a witty way of reminding people involved in international development to stop using lazy stereotypes, easy shortcuts and real needs. You know who you are…

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One Response to Turning the tables

  1. John Hilary says:

    The Norwegians obviously love the genre. Last year’s offering was Pimp My Aid Worker: http://www.pimpmyaid.org/index.php/video.html

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