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ACD- International Development

A mixture of nervous and anticipation entered our thoughts before our Active Citizenship Day (ACD), not only was it our first time planning and presenting our own session, but it was to be the first in a series of ACDs, so we had little idea what to expect. 527 more words

Alaminos City

Lost property at Christ Church Spitalfields

After Saturday’s concert a pair of glasses with tortoiseshell frames were found. They have the brand name Maddox written on the inside.

If these are yours please let us know in the comments below and we will make sure they get back to you…


And then there was Internet!

(So, we’re now almost 4 weeks into our programme, but better late than never – here’s an introduction to our team and our work in Nyimba so far!) 610 more words


Starting training our entrepreneurs

This week we have been assigned with three compulsory group sessions with all of our entrepreneurs present. The first of which I told you all about in my previous post, where we decided to get ahead by teaching some parts of the curriculum. 826 more words

Balloon Ventures

Meeting the entrepreneurs

I’m currently writing this in a power cut… in a bar haha (after work of course I’ve been seeing entrepreneurs since 0800 it’s now 1721) 856 more words

Balloon Ventures

Hello world!

My name is Oyin and I am going to spend 10 amazing weeks volunteering in Bangladesh this Summer! I am hoping to use this platform to share my experiences and thoughts of this journey! 61 more words

The lessons of Cooking

A large focus of balloon ventures is to make do with the little resources that are available. A heavy emphasis on starting small and growing big is applied throughout the curriculum. 459 more words

Balloon Ventures