Live Below The Line

This piece was originally written by myself for the Development In Action blog. The original can be found here: http://developmentinaction.wordpress.com/2011/07/27/live-below-the-line/ Over the past couple of weeks the world has stared in shock as we see famine and drought take a hold on the Horn of Africa once more. Sadly this is not the first time we have … Continue reading Live Below The Line

Accident of Latitude

As a child growing up in the 80s, some of the first, and eternally shocking, images that I witnessed on television were the images of the famine in Ethiopia. Early, early images in 1984-5 are very vague to me and only are recalled through their association with Live Aid. Most vivid and moving in my … Continue reading Accident of Latitude