About me: Serial expat, passionate aid worker and addicted traveller
Empower youth by highlighting their projects In the recent years, I had the opportunity to help highlighting the work young people do, throwing the spotlight on their projects and success stories, their struggles and challenges.
I firmly believe that putting young people on a platform, enabling them to bring their message, automatically empo... Sun, 01 Dec 2013 22:14:00 PST
Climate scientists become climate models Kickstarter recently featured a funding request for an interesting project by Rebecca Fowler and Francesco Fiondella. The project wants to make a 2014 calendar with "the hottest climate science", and the scientists -the people- behind it.
The photos in the calendar not only highlights the climate c... Sun, 01 Dec 2013 02:58:00 PST
Italy: sunsets and garbage men Last night, just before sunset, I saw a large garbage truck, parked next to the alley way giving access to beach. I walked onto the sand and I saw the two garbage men.
Both of them looked straight West, as the sun was sinking behind the horizon, in a sky transitioning from bright yellow to dark blu... Sat, 30 Nov 2013 02:50:38 PST
Follow the frog In our ongoing quest to find good and exciting advocacy videos, I found this one from the RainForest Alliance.
HT to Susan for the tip!
Full post on www.theroadtothehorizon.org
... Sat, 23 Mar 2013 04:06:08 PDT
5 Broken Cameras "5 Broken Cameras" is a film, shot almost entirely by a Palestinian farmer, Emad Burnat. Emad bought his first camera in 2005 to record the birth of his youngest son. He registers life in the Occupied Territories, following his family through five years of village turmoil. Emad watches from behind t... Fri, 22 Feb 2013 22:25:34 PST