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"Smarter Aid, not more Aid!"

Cambodia coffee: grounds for optimism?



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In 2013 I posted an article about Takhmau (or Takhmao) and its many beer gardens. They were then, and remain today, far from friendly to women and girls. 

Inspirations, lasting impressions



The humble Salmon - what a remarkable journey it makes with sheer dogged determination to return to where it was hatched, to spawn and die. 
Photographer Mike Smith similarly persisted. It took two years to capture this Northumbrian image at Hexham Bridge.




Very often people ask me “What keeps you going?”  There is no doubt that work in the “Aid and Development” industry is a struggle and frustrating. Just ask Nate!