Fundraising news, ideas and inspiration for professional charity fundraisers

Africa For Norway – Africans donate radiators to poor cold Norwegians

Africa For Norway – Africans donate radiators to poor cold Norwegians

This is a satirical campaign designed to encourage people and organisations to move beyond the stereotype images of Africa as a land of poverty and need.

The people behind the Radi-Aid campaign argue that “fundraising should not be based on exploiting stereotypes”, and that “aid must be based on real needs, not “good” intentions”.

The video The video was made by The Norwegian Students’ and Academics’ International Assistance Fund with the cooperation of campaign group Operation Day’s Work, and funding from The Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (Norad) and The Norwegian Children and Youth Council (LNU).

www.africafornorway.no

 

 

Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world's first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp.

Get free email updates

Keep up to date with fundraising news, ideas and inspiration with a weekly or daily email. [Privacy]

* We do not share your email or personal details.
" />