"Hmm... Actually I had managed to remove Kony 2012 from my consciousness quite well over the last days, but this morning I saw this on AJ. Simply great. I know there will be those arguing 'The video is aimed at raising awareness among a western…"
"One of the best replies to Kony 2012 in my opinion comes from a ugandan journalist / blogger - http://rosebellkagumire.com/ . It essentially adresses what is wrong with the video and the narrative it transponds.
Thumbs up and totally agree... to…"
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"Thanks a lot you guys.
@Trayle - Well, I did and UNICEF here in Zalingei claims they know for sure that Islamic Relief are using them with success in Northern Darfur, but so far I have found no one to verify that. Also, as I said - apparently there…"
Hello everyone,We're just piloting a rope-pump project in villages in central Darfur, and wanted to ask if anyone of you guys has experience with the technology.We did a careful assessment on the suitabability based on information and material from various sources, we also checked the potential for localised production of the pumps and availability of materials/spare parts on markets - looks pretty promising. There were in fact some plans in the past to try the pumps in Darfur, before the…See More
"Actually, we tried to mix the trainings and even discussion groups as much as possible. In some communities this apparently worked quite well, when I was there though you could see a split between male and female groups. As eventually the groups…"
"Awesome! The Minestrone is a great idea - also the guacamole (I'm sure I can improvise something with regard to the cilantros). Keep it coming, there are still plenty of cans left! I'll try all of the recipes and post updates on how…"
"Ha! First instruction: Anyone Italian should stop reading now! I apologise for what is probably a terrible misinterpretation of a staple of your national cuisine!"Minestrone" is one of those wonderful recipes that doesn't need a…"