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There was no joy in the brilliance of sunshine

“Going up that river was like travelling back to the earliest beginnings of the world, when vegetation rioted on the earth and the big trees were kings. An empty stream, a great silence, an impenetrable forest. The air was warm, … Continue reading

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NY Times op-ed on Ethiopia Millennium Village

Guest writer for Kristof of NY Times, Jeff Marlow, a graduate student at the California Institute of Technology, wrote an op-ed piece on the Ethiopian Millennium Village of Koraro. I have traveled and worked here – the transformation of this … Continue reading

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