News From IICD
Blogs from Volunteers
Posted: 11/15/2012 by: IICD - internal Last modified: 03/12/2013
Our volunteers made this blogs while they worked in Mozambique and Zambia, Africa. An honest and authentic point of view of their project.
GM no solution to global hunger
Posted: 02/14/2013 by: IICD - internal Last modified: 02/14/2013
"As we stand on the edge of a new millennium, we dream of a tomorrow without hunger… Worrying about starving future generations won't feed them. Food biotechnology will."
Alker from Hope Zambia
Posted: 12/06/2012 by: IICD - internal Last modified: 02/22/2013
It’s like this proverb from Sobonfu Some: “In the tribal life, one is forced to slow down, to experience the now and commune with the earth and nature. Patience is a must; no one seems to understand the meaning of “hurry up”.”
TO BE FREE IS NOT MERELY
Posted: 01/05/2012 by: IICD - internal Last modified: 08/17/2012
TO CAST OFF ONE'S CHAINS BUT TO LIVE IN A WAY THAT RESPECTS AND ENHANCES THE FREEDOM OF OTHERS" NELSON MANDELA
Nasa has now confirmed
Posted: 12/12/2012 by: IICD - internal Last modified: 12/12/2012
that the earth is NOT coming to an end on December 21st 2012 as predicted by some of our forefarthers
News from Brazil
Posted: 08/21/2012 by: IICD - internal Last modified: 08/22/2012
Aurora, Feoli and Takashi share their experiences in Brazil.
Master sculptures from Zimbabwe at IICD
Posted: 06/03/2010 by: IICD - internal Last modified: 08/07/2012
Friends Forever is arranging sales exhibitions "Master Sculptors of Zimbabwe and their Works" worldwide. Read more on http://www.friendsforeverzimbabwe.com
I thought that if I were to lend money to the poor
Posted: 02/24/2012 by: IICD - internal Last modified: 05/21/2012
then the villagers could be free from the grasp of the loan sharks. That is what I did. I never imagined that this would become my calling in life.
I had never imagined
Posted: 02/23/2012 by: IICD - internal Last modified: 05/21/2012
that my six months in Lamego, Sofala state in Mozambique, would be such a great time in my life before getting there
You will face many problems and challenges
Posted: 02/25/2012 by: IICD - internal Last modified: 05/21/2012
but at the end you will get a bigger reward that only this experience can give you……. in my case it was…… humility.
Growth is something we are all looking for...
Posted: 02/20/2010 by: IICD - internal Last modified: 05/21/2012
I nodded my head in agreement as this growth is something we are all looking for; especially those of us on the mountain. A deep want and need for growth.
We must continuously remind one another and ourselves
Posted: 02/19/2010 by: IICD - internal Last modified: 05/21/2012
to exercise our minds, expand our narrow scale of thought, and learn about things that don't "appear" to directly effect us...