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Posts : September, 2017

World Vision
World Vision Challenge, Optus Future Maker – tillr.
22nd Sep, 17 | Posted by Alex Gavranich
World Vision Challenge, Optus Future Maker – tillr.

In hindsight, I shouldn’t have been so surprised, as I also lacked the soft skills needed to accelerate professionally when I graduated high school and later university. Fortunately, I live in a country with low unemployment and a number of work opportunities that indirectly encourage soft skill development.

Together for peace: respect, safety and dignity for all.
21st Sep, 17 | Posted by Jason Mete
Together for peace: respect, safety and dignity for all.

So why is conflict more acceptable when it affects a more diverse audience? Why do we get to use conflict when it is in the name of religion, politics, race, gender, the economy, or any other social reason we use to divide us? When it’s really just for the pursuit,...

Capitolene: The hero of Burundi’s seed industry.
11th Sep, 17 | Posted by Brian Hilton
Capitolene: The hero of Burundi’s seed industry.

Having beans such as the ones that Capitolene is breeding is like having a genie in the bottle. But how do you let the genie out of the bottle in a country with no seed industry? How do you scale up? The answer is farmer seed cooperatives! That’s when...