Ukraine flag with sculpture in the background

Immoral War, Immoral Peace?

“Immoral War, Immoral Peace?” By: Angelina Patoka When Russia invaded Ukraine this February, some lamented the inevitability thereof as part of a ‘great’ political ‘game’ in line with the re-emergence of great power politics amid an anticipated shift in the political polarity of the world. Ukraine now stands united, its Read more…

CAWST team standing, with one woman holding the UNSDGs sign

Mission: WASH enable

Mission: WASH enable By: Rida Rehmani The COVID-19 pandemic closed many physical doors, but it enabled a world of possibilities for the training team at the Centre for Affordable Water and Sanitation Technology (CAWST). A cycle of poverty and disease traps millions of people- mostly in rural and developing areas Read more…

IWD 2022

Celebrating Womanhood

Celebrating Womanhood By: Zara Obaa The long road to gender equality International Women’s Day (IWD) to celebrates and honours women the world over for their achievements and contributions to society socially, culturally, economically, and politically. Beginning as a labor movement, IWD has progressed to an internationally acknowledged celebration that happens Read more…

The ALEX- ASIS. A worker in the doorway of the assistAssisted Self Isolation Site

A Hotel of Stories…

A Hotel of Stories… By: Kendall Simmonds My time working at the Alex – Assisted Self Isolation Site (ASIS) and how storytelling can be used in order to develop empathy, understanding, and compassion. Note: This article is written from the perspective of the writer and is not the view of Read more…

Pulses for your Pulses

Pulses for your Pulses By: Angelina Patoka Today we celebrate World Pulses Day (WPD) to underline the importance of pulses to food security, nutrition, and sustainability. It also serves to echo the Food and Agriculture Organization’s (FAO) previous work when it declared 2016 as the International Year of Pulses. Pulses Read more…

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