Craig Valters


Can Theories of Change Help Us ‘Do Development Differently?’

December 10, 2014


Where next for debates and practice of Theories of Change? In my last blog on this topic, I argued that we need to be wary of Theories of Change simply becoming another corporate stick to beat people with: to prevent this, there is a considerable onus on likeminded donors…


Women’s Experiences of Local Justice: Community Mediation in Sri Lanka

February 12, 2014


“Informal” justice is increasingly on the international development agenda (for example see here and here), based on the recognition that in many parts of the world, “formal” justice systems are far from the first port of call for citizens with a grievance or dispute.