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Mon Grand Voyage

Ahhh I’m sorry!  I know you’ve all been crying over your computers wondering what’s taken me so long to write my next post while simultaneously praying that I didn’t disappear off the face of the earth.   3,139 more words

The Gambia

One minute we were hanging out and eating pizza, the next we were browsing on Travelzoo. Ten minutes later we were in an intense debate about whether we would rather go to Goa, Barbodos or The Gambia.   724 more words


CAVB Refereeing Course Concludes In Gambia

The first National referee course organized by CAVB under the presidency of Yunusa Barry in Gambia was concluded on Monday 27th July 2015 in Banjul, with the participation of 19 referees. 276 more words


The Gambia Press Union is calling for
the immediate release of the manager
of Teranga FM radio station, Mr Alagie
, who was picked up on the night of Thursday July 2, 2015, at the… 278 more words

Human Rights

The Gambia Press Union is calling on the
Gambia Armed Forces to investigate the case of Mafugi Ceesay of The Voice

The journalist reported… 446 more words


Is There Room for Case Studies in Development Practice?

Amid the current much-needed revolution in (quantitative) evidence-driven development practice, is there room for case studies?

Michael Woolcock at the Bank says yes:

The frequency and sophistication with which case studies are deployed by social scientists has greatly expanded in recent years.

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Down On The Farm

My fourth visit to the Gambia is being spent at MyFarm, a small educational project based near the village of Nema Kunku, not far from my previous VSO placement with the Department of Agriculture. 1,457 more words