Child Sponsorship

Exploring Pathways to a Brighter Future

  • Brad Watson
  • Matthew Clarke

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Brad Watson, Matthew Clarke
    Pages 1-17
  3. Brad Watson, Harwood Lockton, Manohar Pawar
    Pages 66-95
  4. Amy Jo Dowd, Céline Gustavson, Earl Moran
    Pages 96-112
  5. Han Dijsselbloem, Justin Fugle, Uwe Gneiting
    Pages 113-138
  6. Brett Pierce, Christabel Kalaiselvi
    Pages 139-162
  7. Brad Watson, Anthony Ware
    Pages 236-259
  8. Matthew Clarke, Brad Watson
    Pages 317-336
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 337-347

About this book


This book reviews the remarkable growth, diversity and challenges of child sponsorship. It features the latest progress in child sponsorship practice and necessary tensions experienced by some organisations as they seek to maximise impact.


Child sponsorship development history development communications NGOs fundraising humanitarian industry sustainability policy making poverty child development children development education empowerment ethics intervention

Editors and affiliations

  • Brad Watson
    • 1
  • Matthew Clarke
    • 2
  1. 1.Avondale College of Higher EducationAustralia
  2. 2.Faculty of ArtsDeakin UniversityAustralia

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