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The INDEV Experience

What is International Development?

That’s the question I get asked all too often from my friends and family. I tell them I’m in INDEV at Waterloo and they get this quizzical look on their faces. 611 more words

Hello University. What does International Development Mean to me? My NGO can help with that.

The following is my answer to an exam question posed to me by my masters of development practise class I was lucky enough to take in my undergrad. 1,915 more words

"Yes, the planet got destroyed. But for a beautiful moment in time we created a lot of value for shareholders!"

Photo post by @EconSociology.

This made me chuckle because I often feel rather hopeless towards environmental matters. Environmental issues are on an irreversible timeline, if it were 10-20 years ago, many of the initiatives being proposed today would be more helpful. 308 more words



While performing ad analyses in our marketing class, we’ve been talking about Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs. This guy, Maslow, reduced the entire human experience to the pursuit of physiological comfort, safety, love and belonging, self-esteem, and self-actualization. 849 more words


Effective Altruism

Hello to any new readers or those that made their way from ‘The Sustainable Future’ blog.

Why the name change?
Because it makes me laugh and it is very true about most of us. 756 more words


and so the journey begins..

Ever since I was a young girl, I had many, many dreams. Not like the fall-asleep-and-dream dreams (well, those too) but life dreams.

“Mom, Dad! I want to be a singer!” 791 more words



Here are some things you might not know about me:

  1. I’m incredibly emotional. I think that’s why I’m so cut out for indev. I have a big heart, and there’s room for pretty much everyone and everything in it.
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