A survivor of the October 8, 2005 earthquake prepares food for the iftar during Ramadan at a refuge camp in the devastated city of Muzaffarabad, the capital of Pakistan-administered Kashmir October 6, 2006. REUTERS/FAISAL MAHMOOD
My goodness, this guy thinks the purpose of humanitarian outfits is to help, not to build bigger, better agencies. The horrible truth of institutionalized charity is that it does lead to bureaucracy and self-preservation/aggrandizement. It may also provide some aid, but I suspect that Gorik Ooms is right:
For a person dependent on donor funding to speak this truth strikes me as heroic. If you agree, send some change to Doctors Without Borders.