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Things I’d write about if I had time

I received press releases about these two initiatives, and they both sound genuinely intriguing. If I wasn’t so busy right now, I’d follow up to find our more. First, we [ read more brave ]

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Getting the most from a site visit

This is a reprint, with edits, from Blood and Milk, but I’ve always been proud of it. Done right, site┬ávisits are a useful tool. They are not as good as [ read more brave ]

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Your best work = brave

One constant of international development work is the report. So many reports, analyses, briefers, and reviews. And every one of those documents has to go through multiple rounds of comments [ read more brave ]