Poverty, Inc. gets my vote as the best documentary film (available on Netflix) in 2016. A good documentary should work like any great film: To challenge: Documentaries provide us knowledge about a part of the world or issue that someone is addressing. In 90 minutes, we can understand the objective and the challenges it faces.
Overseas charities create hundreds of projects in developing countries to solve local problems in local ways. Too often we think they are inaccessible to our donor dollars. Here are the reasons and ways to find them. The photograph above makes me feel proud as I helped this Haitian idea become a reality: OPADEL, a
“The message of course is that there are lots of Haitians who are better prepared and better equipped to solve Haiti’s issues than most international organizations.”