This page contains writing by us and by others on the topic of dignity.


Work by others

Lots of exciting work is being done in this area by many different people.


Of course, work on dignity also owes much to a wider agenda which has charted disrespect (and worse) in development. This project owes much to authors such as Robert Chambers, James C. Scott and the currents of thinking around community driven development, localisation, and empowerment.


Writing by us

PSJP response: A step on the path to defining dignity. Philanthropy for Social Justice & Peace, November 2018.

The Dignity Project. Humanitarian Evidence Week – Evidence Aid. November 2018.

What does ‘Dignity’ add to our understanding of development? From Poverty to Power, February 2018.