"...demonstrating just how much the internet is really changing the world."
-David Kirkpatrick, Fortune
"...creating an ecosystem of communities where people and institutions can invest their knowledge, expertise, and money in ideas and programs that increase prosperity among people living in developing countries."
"... a kind of turbo-charged global want ads section where project leaders can advertise their needs and funders can find them."
-Bruce Jacobs, Philanthropy Magazine
"After the dramatic successes of the 1998 marketplace and the clear triumph of the expanded 2000 version, Kuraishi and Whittle left the World Bank to pursue an even more ambitious market-based approach to development.
-Robert Wood and Gary Hamel, Harvard Business Review
"...represents the application of eBay to international aid. Like eBay it is meant to let the "market" - in this case the development aid - clear at a minimum cost without any bureaucratic interference."
-Jim Fallows, Atlantic Monthly