Final Evaluation of Child Survival Grant in Jharkhand

I am leading the final evaluation of a Christian Reformed World Relief Committee (CRWRC) child survival grant.  I have arrived in Kolkata, India for review meetings with some of the project staff from Evangelical Fellowship of India Commission on Relief (EFICOR), CRWRC and an Indian consultant. After that initial step we will board the train to […]



Right to Food

The opposition party leader in Uganda, Besigye, has been organizing innovative protests in Kampala opposing high food and fuel prices in the last couple of months.  He encouraged people to walk to work to demonstrate their concern to the government, effectively causing some chaos and traffic jams in the streets.  He has been quite successful […]



MDG 1: Eradicate Extreme Poverty and Hunger

The first Millennium Development Goal aims to eradicate extreme poverty and hunger by reducing by half the proportion of people living on less than $1.25 a day, by achieving full and productive employment for all, including women and young people, and by reducing by half the proportion of people who suffer from hunger. A review […]