Using cartoons to Communicate Development

10/04/2012 at 4:55 pm Leave a comment

On 3 May, Dóchas and IDEA are hosting a conference on Communicating Development: See here.

If you are interested in the content of the conference, then this blog post gives you a very good overview of the type of questions we will be raising.
(and the links in the article are worth checking out)

And if you’re not the reading type, then check out some of these cartoons:


NB: If you decide to use any of these, please credit Richard Duszczak of Cartoon Studio Ltd. (

PS: we know: these cartoons don’t communicate “Development” – they merely provide a witty and unfair commentary on Northern NGO communications practice. But we didn’t think you’d read a blog post with such a title, so we went for short-hand.



Post script:

And do visit the cartoons library on

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