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17. July 2017

Skilled and ready to fly

Not long ago, I was in Dhading and met an enthusiastic recipient of migrant remittances, Anita Bhujel (see the previous blog). Her daughter is currently working in Jordan in the garment industry. Since then, I’ve had the opportunity to visit the centre at which the young woman was trained in machine sewing though the support of
15. July 2017

July 15 and the “scarred” generation: the missing links in addressing youth skills development

Zenebe Uraguchi On the occasion of the 2017 World Youth Skills Day, which has the underlying theme of “Skills for All”, this blog post reflects on the serious challenge of youth unemployment. It looks forward and shares practices regarding how the problem can be addressed in a sustainable and scalable way. At present, 156 million
03. July 2017

The highs and lows of working abroad

written with Bhavna Adhikari “Coming here is like having someone pick the lice out of your hair: you get so much relief!” My colleague Bhavna and I were sitting in a small office in the town of Dhading (some two hours’ drive from Kathmandu), listening to individuals who, as family members of migrants, have received

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Zürich, 20. Juli 2017

Helvetas mit solarbetriebenem Open-Air-Kino Cinema Sud auf Tournee

Cinema Sud in Rapperswil-Jona, 2016 © HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation
Die Schweizer Entwicklungsorganisation Helvetas ist derzeit mit einem mobilen Kino quer durch die Schweiz unterwegs. Die Tournee startet am 2. August in der Deutschschweiz und läuft in der Romandie noch bis 2. September. In 31 Städten werden Filme aus Afrika, Asien und Südamerika gezeigt. Solarpanels produzieren den Strom für den Open-Air-Kinobetrieb.


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