Engineers without borders – 2014 Failure report monitoring, evaluating and adapting to failure


Report about the lessons learned of this ONG. So important that ONG share their lessons learned!!

My life, both personally and professionally, has been shaped by my experiences as a young man in Africa. I’ve told this story many times before, notably in my book, Ripples From the Zambezi, but I tell it here again because I believe it’s important. For seven years, I worked for an Italian NGO in Zambia, Kenya, Algerian, Somalia, and the Ivory Coast. My faith in the change we were driving was gradually eroded as every well-meaning project we embarked upon returned the same result – resounding failure!

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