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Added by Jennifer Kern on August 29, 2011 at 9:09am — No Comments
International development is big business. Official global aid flows from North to South are over $100 billion annually. China and India, former aid recipients, are rapidly entering the field as aid providers themselves, and international charity is being redefined with the resources of private donors like the Gates Foundation, for example, outstripping the annual budget of long-time donors like the UK, Canada or the World Health Organization.
Lacking in the literature on…
Added by Jennifer Kern on July 20, 2011 at 9:30am — No Comments
After agriculture and tourism, artisan work provides the next most significant source of income in many developing countries. Yet because of its image as a “soft” or frivolous industry, some politicians and development professionals question whether the handcraft sector is worthy of investment. An opposing view holds that the creation of sustainable employment opportunities for poor people and a positive alternative to mass production outweighs the costs. Until now, the debate has been…Continue
Added by Jennifer Kern on July 18, 2011 at 9:32am — No Comments
So many books, so little time is a common lament heard amongst we bibliophiles. Someone once asked me, "What's a 'good book'?" The short answer is: That depends. The longer answer may vary as widely as the Grand Canyon. So in the interest of "reading time well spent" I recently compiled a list of Books to Grow By, which is featured on the Book Shelf page of…Continue
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