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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Orphanages the light at the end of the tunnel? An Indian solution from the depths of poverty.

I’ve been told by a few people that the only thing that’s missing with my blog is videos, pictures and improved spelling and punctuation. I will endeavour to improve on […]

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Sustainable rural #development through livelihood practices. SROI..

SROI – Social return on Investment It is a lot easier to gauge the social impact an investment is making in rural areas of a developing world country. Agricultural development […]

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Water Management of Indias agricultural growth. #resource management #development

At KGVK (for those who aren’t aware, to put it simply it is an 8 pillared holistic approach to bringing rural villages out of poverty). :http://www.kgvkindia.com/ , water management is […]

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KGVK overview – Total Village Managment – bringing rural villages out of poverty.

KGVK, a CSR initiative, is a model created by Usha Martin a steel wire making company which they think provides the best system to help bring rural areas, and more […]

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Water in Kolkata #india – how it works.. or doesn’t..

I recently met with a guy called Aaron, he’s been in Kolkata for 15 months or so and works for a water company Splash! http://splash.org/ Splash’s purpose is “To change […]

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#Humantrafficking prt 2! My undercover ‘customer’ experience @oasisind #humantrafficking

I had just spent the morning hanging out with children of prostitutes, about 20 odd of them, all were extremely energetic full of life, probably between the ages of 3 […]

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