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Ernesto Sirolli: Want to help someone? Shut up and listen!

Saturday July 2nd, 2016 - Development politics / Reports / Critique / Videos

When most well-intentioned aid workers hear of a problem they think they can fix, they go to work. This, Ernesto Sirolli suggests, is na├»ve. In this funny and impassioned talk, he proposes that the first step is to listen to the people you’re trying to help, and tap into their own entrepreneurial spirit.

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