Suffer the little children

Save the Children executives shared a “performance related” bonus of £160,000 this year. On top of their handsome salaries.

The Against Malaria Foundation quotes the cost of a mosquito net as ‘about $5’, which at the current rate of exchange is about £3.

The ‘performance related bonus’ would therefore buy more than 50,000 mosquito nets.

Can’t help wondering if donations to Save the Children are being well-spent.




3 thoughts on “Suffer the little children

  1. How funny, I saw both emails and replied to the last before opening the one referencing this blogpost…you will realise what I mean after reading my previous post…our minds do appear to share very similar ‘wiring’ haha…

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