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Insults

Right, so a labour researcher has to apologise for making a joke about the Queen being a benefit scrounger (bottom of article), because it’s offensive to the highest in the land. But calling benefit recipients scroungers on a daily basis without … Continue reading

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Story and data – how funders can help?

In a compelling blog post, Peter Wanless, CEO of the Big Lottery Fund, made the case for charities to use data in their applications for funding. It is self-understood that charities have to report on their work and their impact … Continue reading

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A short introduction to my blog

Hello, I’m Veronika Thiel, a freelancer working in the field of financial inclusion and microfinance, offering policy and research analysis, as well as project management and training in social performance management. I previously worked for the new economics foundation, the … Continue reading

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