New Trip Part 1 – #Psychology #Development #people #aid

Psychology The biggest balancing act I feel you need to do when approaching issues like this, is to balance both empathy with objectivity, whilst not allowing the thought processes you […]

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The Parable of the Mexican Fisherman and the Banker

An American investment banker was taking a much-needed vacation in a small coastal Mexican village when a small boat with just one fisherman docked. TheĀ boat hadĀ several large, fresh fish in […]

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Exciting news – a new trip is in the pipeline.

I just wanted to let those who have been visiting this site and who have expressed or shown an interest in the blog that I will be departing on a […]

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FGM, Female circumcision – #tribe #genderequality #womensrights #promiscuity #early marriage #human rights

WARNING :- GRAPHIC CONTENT WHICH SOME READERS MAY FIND DISTURBING Sylvia was 9 when her parents wanted to marry her off to a 49 year old man from her village. […]

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Sanergy Eco-toilets #composting #biogas #entrepreneurship #slums #development

http://saner.gy/ The finances and starting point They cost $600 for one, for two a combined total of $1,000 and whilst this may seem expensive to someone in a developing country, […]

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African Albinism – #witchcraft #Albinos #Kenya #Tanzania #murder

The attitudes towards albinism are well documented, but the formalities surrounding people who have albinism and the risks they face is still something that, particularly in eastern Africa and Tanzania […]

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The strength of a #refugee! #eritrea #africa #asylum the long run to freedom!

I often found myself back home watching the news, absorbing information, and, due to being unable to relate to it, or it not affecting my ‘here and now’, unable to […]

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Photo updates! #kibbutzim #breakingthesilence #westbank and #bedouins in #israel

Photos of Ortal Kibbutzim in the northern Golan Heights of Israel https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.543744835677648.1073741829.470577246327741&type=3 Photos of Breaking the silence tour in Hebbron https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.553704081348390.1073741831.470577246327741&type=3 Photos of the Bedouin situation in Israel https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.556246064427525.1073741833.470577246327741&type=3 Photos […]

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Aquaponics! Sustainable food, Nepal. #foodsecurity #development

The more I delve into world issues the harder it can be, not to understand or even come up with solutions, but deal with the situation that we have not […]

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