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Fairforyou: An affordable alternative to Brighthouse

Today sees the launch of Fairforyou – a new not-for-profit lending company, offering furniture and white goods at vastly cheaper prices than Brighthouse and other existing high cost lenders. 376 more words

'Team Rarudi' - The start of new opportunities

‘Team Rarudi’ represents the group of local residents who helped us build Stage One of the project – they are also now the custodians of the project outcomes in Kajulu. 221 more words

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A step back, but Sierra Leone ‘will find a way’

One day after the Ebola outbreak in West Africa was declared over, a new case was confirmed in Sierra Leone. Amelia Yeo, Restless Development’s Senior Partnerships Manager, was in Sierra Leone that day but tells us why what she saw gives her hope. 1,318 more words

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Fog Harvesting Provides Relief and Economic Gains for Thirsty Peruvian Villages

By Eliot Levine 

One of ClimatePrep’s primary goals is to highlight unique solutions to some of the toughest challenges presented by climate change. This week we would like to draw attention to a project in Peru that combines an old technique for gathering water with modern technology to develop a low cost solution to dwindling, and costly, water supplies for a suffering hillside community. 583 more words

Agriculture

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RESEARCH DISSEMINATION: AMERICAN GEOPHYSICAL UNION (AGU) CONFERENCE

By Ellie Biggs
University of Southampton

In December 2015 John, Niladri and I attended the AGU annual fall meeting to present the preliminary findings of our research. 147 more words

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Youth Leadership and Voice in Post 2015: UN Resolution 2250

It is not new knowledge that half of the world’s population is made up of persons under the age of 35, the majority of whom are youth older than 15. 845 more words

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