How make change happen.
Duncan Green’s new book How Change Happens
New Make Change Happens online course
Oxfam and the Open University have created a free online course based on the themes in How Change Happens. Registrations are now open with the course going live on October 15, 2018.
How can we understand the events, individuals and institutions that change the world?
How Change Happens
How Change Happens is a new book from Duncan Green which explores the major themes that make change happen in the world. Whether you are an activist, campaigner, development practitioner, lobbyist, entrepreneur, individual or an organisation, it seeks to understand how power and systems shape change, and how you can influence them.
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An indispensable guide for activists and change-makers everywhere.Francis Fukuyama
This is a splendid treatise on how to change the actual world—in reality, not just in our dreams.Amartya Sen
A book that made me think differently about something I have been doing for my entire life.Winnie Byanyima, Executive Director of Oxfam International
A wonderful gift to all development professionals and citizens who want to make our world a better place… It is a landmark, a must read book to return to again and again to inform and inspire reflection and action. I know no other book like it.Robert Chambers
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About Duncan Green
Duncan Green is Oxfam GB’s Senior Strategic Adviser. He teaches on international development at the London School of Economics, where he is a Professor in Practice. His blog is one of the most widely read on international development, and is named after his previous book to How Change Happens, From Poverty to Power.
Latest blogs from Duncan
Effective Activism in a Time of Coronavirus: what are we learning six months in?July 10, 2020
China’s Gilded Age: a fantastic new book from Yuen Yuen AngJuly 9, 2020
The Covid Inequality Ratchet: how the pandemic has hit the lives of young, women, minority and poor workers the hardest.July 8, 2020
Local Diaries: Untold Stories of Women in India’s lockdownJuly 7, 2020
We’re pleased to announce that there is now a free course on how change happens! Make Change Happen has been made by Oxfam and the Open University. Registrations open, and it will go live on October 15, 2018.