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New year new header

New (academic, final) year, new header! This one is Yosemite Valley, where I was lucky enough to visit this October. As part of my course at the Cornwall Campus of  University of Exeter, my entire course-year got a free trip to California! 118 more words

The Last Drop - Veronique Sprenger

The last drop of water
Just rolled from my eyes
Tears are no longer enough
To fill the empty rivers
Drought that has grabbed the throats around us… 68 more words

Personal Reflections

Organized chaos

Sounds, smells and a general discomfort. That’s probably the best way to describe my first 48 hours in India. No part of me wanted to leave Greece. 694 more words

J & The World

Problem-Prioritisation Can Reinforce Notions of Destitution: Research Ethics in Bagamoyo - Dominic Stephen

One of the challenges of international development is that the researcher often focuses predominantly on what the local community lacks rather than what they have already achieved; what they still need rather than the ingenious ways in which they have learned to live on so little. 890 more words

Personal Reflections