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One Hundred Shadows

I first heard about One Hundred Shadows by Hwang Jungeun, translated by Jung Yewon, from one of Jen Campbell‘s haul videos and it instantly grabbed my attention because I’d been reading  1,579 more words

Hwang Jungeun

Street Led Upgrading

I have been listening and sharing with my peers some of the lectures published by UN-HABITAT over the past few weeks and really felt like this one was extremely relevant. 70 more words


Agriculture backbone of Economy or Backwardness?

Many people live in rural areas wandering about without engaging in any gainful work. He added that developed countries such as the US and UK have very few people in agriculture and majority in the service sector.

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Music and Public Space

I was lucky enough to be invited to speak at the Strøm Music Festival and speak at their Strøm School on music and public space. I prepared some text which I didn’t actually end up using. 1,859 more words


Video: Kroo Bay slum

On my first visit to Freetown’s Kroo Bay slum, I turned on my camera as we were walking out of the slum and into the street outside. 78 more words


Happy Days !!

It has been a busy time for Helping Hand over the last few weeks with seven new children being enrolled at Beltei school and two others starting their second year there. 357 more words

Case Study Two: Balaknama - A child's voice in global media.

In my last Case Study I looked at the African Slum Journal and evaluated how effective it is as a means to correct a global media inequality. 598 more words