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A month of public speaking and an end to my blogging hiatus

I’m glad you’re still with me, dear readers! I haven’t blogged for a few weeks because of several public speaking opportunities, where I’ve been able to discuss the importance of connecting with local communities, namely, through learning community languages. 416 more words


Down to the last 2 months

Post written by Lisanne Comeau

It has come down to the last 2 months of my journey as a fellow, and I still feel like Remy and I have so much to do.  800 more words

Lisanne Comeau

Foreign funded NGO sector: Is it really what we want?

Before answering the question set in the heading, I think, it is important to look at why we want/have to associate for a cause.

Associating generates power in different forms (financial, legal, social, etc). 660 more words


GAZA Day 2: Story of El-Wafa Hospital

email sent Sun, Aug 17, 2014

Dear Friends,

Yesterday was a very difficult day. I went to Shujaiya (Alshuja3eieh?) a neighborhood in the east of Gaza that witnessed one of the ugliest and most barbaric Israeli crimes. 499 more words

International Conference Birmingham: UK

Birmingham city hosted a number of international delegates from different parts of Europe such as Belgium, Turkey and Sweden. A CFL volunteer participated in the project entitled Missing Link which focussed around disability. 138 more words


CFL Appoints Middle East Affairs Director

CFL have appointed Abdelrahman Marar as Voluntary MidEast Affairs Director. Abed is a young student who resides in Jordan which is in the heart land of the Middle East region. 287 more words


International Development: Kashmir Charity Project

As part of our international development work a CFL board member had the opportunity to visit Azad Kashmir in the Indian Sub Continent. This area has high levels of poverty, is socially and economically deprived. 176 more words