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Ingenuity, elegance and creativity in African Alphabets

This TED Talk will challenge your view of development in Africa.

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Valuing First Language Education in Vietnam

A couple of weeks ago I blogged about the power of first language education in the highlands of Peru. Here’s another example from Vietnam. According to UNESCO statistics, programs like this are expensive but are an investment in the future … Continue reading

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The role of education and Bible translation in rural development

According to this article in the Economist, the highlands of Peru have “long sheltered one of South America’s larger concentrations of poor people.” But recent data shows that there are indicators of change: “new markets, lots of traffic (motorbikes, moto-taxis … Continue reading

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