Redefining Charity

The research documentary looks to investigate the UK’s existing economic and cultural attitudes towards charity and international development. With the “controversial pledge by the UK government to spend 0.7% of the UK’s income on foreign aid” the project looks to explore the political implications of the involvement of the West in poverty alleviation and whether this is creating dependency on developing nations. With the success of fundraising campaigns by organisations such as ALS raising more than “$53.3million” and an increase in people donating to charity from “55% to 57% in a typical month”. The research will look to explore the economic implications of charity and giving. It will explore whether the current efforts of aid and monetary donations are promoting growth or... read more
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