Poverty in africa- some after thoughts

If you have followed my blog the over the past  week, you are now at the end of my journey through East Africa. Leaving Africa I headed back to the UK where I live with a renewed sense of I MUST DO … Read More

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An incredible journey by canadian peas

Listening to Obama’s speech yesterday reminded of my trip to Uganda last year. He urged Africa to stand up for herself specifically to come up with solutions to its problems. He told the audience that he would like to see … Read More

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G8 A New Deal for the Developing World?

The G8 summit gets under way in Italy  today and I understand that on top of the agenda is the effect of the credit crunch on folk in the developing world. Yesterday I wrote about the Millennium Development goals as … Read More

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Are Millennium Goals helping me?

This week the Department for International Development here in the UK has issued a new report ELIMINATING POVERTY : Building Common future, which spells out a new direction and desire to address issue of poverty in the developing world and … Read More

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Are Millennium Goals helping me?

This week the Department for International Development here in the UK has issued a new report ELIMINATING POVERTY : Building Common future,  which spells out a new direction  and  desire to address issue of poverty in the developing world and … Read More

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Are Politicians inherently unethical?

Staying with the  “ethics” theme, I wold like to focus on Politicians today. Since I wrote about the issue of Housing Allowances for UK MPS there have been more revelations about MP’s expenses here in the UK. We have learned in … Read More

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An English Cow in Africa

No folks, I am not being rude but you may remember my blog on how an english cow changed an African woman’s life. Well you would not believe it if I told you that on 14 May 09 I actually … Read More

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Third world debt is rich pickings for vultures

Whilst driving home today I tuned into the evening news on BBC Radio 4  I heard something that left me dumb founded. I actually didn’t think that it was possible to be shocked or surprised by what is wrong with … Read More

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