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. The boat had several large, fresh fish in […]

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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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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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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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Trafficking Part 3, the overview @oasisind #humantrafficking

Rights? What rights? You’re dumb, you don’t know the meaning of rights! … Literally. It’s endemic, it’s resourceful, it has a web that is vast and well informed and it […]

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An 18 yr old girls 10yr trafficking story! @oasisIND. #sex sexual exploitation…

Over the last three days I’ve been visiting an international anti human trafficking organisation called Oasis in Mumbai. I’ve gone into brothels as an undercover ‘customer’, heard various stories of […]

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