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National Disaster Recovery Coordination Secretariat

So, story of my life right now seems to be starting blog posts apologising for not having written for a while and that I’m therefore now going to jump to current news and fill in the missing gaps as and when I get the chance. 510 more words


Photographs and development – ethics of using images #Devpix

Using images to promote our work

The Darwin Initiative commonly uses photos provided by our projects to help promote the programme and its objectives. I am a keen photographer and have regularly contributed photos from my travels to Darwin publications. 668 more words


What I Wish I'd Known -Vera Wedekind

Looking to get a job in International Development? Read on…

Graduating from SOAS in 2013 with an MSc in Violence, Conflict and Development, Vera also holds a BA in International Relations from Dresden University. 697 more words

International Development

Imran Hssain hello

what does your record show in relation to international development or international affairs?

Let me see:

Some questions to the FCO nd MOD on Burma. 12 more words

International Development

Darwin Projects in Kyrgyzstan 2

By Simon Mercer

In my last blog post I was brimming with anticipation as I prepared to head out to Kyrgyzstan to undertake a Closed Project Evaluation (CPE) of two Darwin projects. 820 more words


The Year of Young People. But why?

Nik Hartley (@nik_hartley), Restless Development’s CEO, looks back over a seminal year for Restless Development and answers what he was asked last week “…But why young people?” 715 more words


Dhanybad from SIRC

After the April 28th and May 12th earthquakes, SIRC received (and continues to receive!) outstanding support from their many friends and colleagues around the world. 57 more words