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Alumni Blog: Perspectives, Provocations & Initiatives

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Ten Golden Rules For Mexican and Latin American Workers in the U.S. Surviving Covid-19

I wrote this report during the first two months of the Covid19 pandemic. Many farm workers have died of Covid-19. Death rates among farm workers has been much higher compared to av… More...

Image above: By Fernando Sosa. Provided by Masehual Siuamej. Cuetzálan, Mexico. Asembly of the Maseh
Masehual Siuamej: Indigenous women in resistance for their livelihoods and defence of land rights

Marisol (MADev14) has been profoundly affected by the way that Masehual women understand and relate to nature and envisa… More...

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Women and poverty in China: what has been missed out in the poverty elimination campaign?

Shiqing Gong (MADev14) asks whether issues of women and poverty may have been missed during China's national poverty eli… More...

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Data mining: To Regulate or Not to Regulate?

Samirah Bello (MAGlob13 ) tells us more about data mining and asks you to think about whether further regulation is need… More...

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The single sided story of Africa

Mavis Elias (MAGlob13) challenges us to think about realities of a complex African continent versus the simplistic weste… More...

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Student Blog: Developing Perspectives

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Developing Perspectives is a platform for students to explore important themes, contemporary challenges, and global events related to international development and poverty reduction through the lens of our evolving perspectives, informed both by our studies and diverse experiences. Our writers and editors are a diverse group of current students pursuing Masters degrees in development studies. Coming from many different backgrounds and from all over the world our writers bring a wealth of different experiences, perspectives, and interests.

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