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Written by Andrea Gourgy
June 30, 2011
Local ingenuity brings homegrown electricity to Kenyan communities.
Published in Why we travel
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June 30, 2011
Activist Bill McKibben says climate change is the most important issue of our time. And he's leading a tech-savvy movement to demand serious change from our governments.
Published in Why we travel
Written by Andrea Gourgy
June 29, 2011
Armed with needle and thread, Carrie-Jane Williams helps Ugandan girls stay in school.
Published in Volunteer Abroad
Written by Andrea Gourgy
June 30, 2011
A love for travel isn't all it takes to be a tour leader. Four professional guides offer you their expert advice on the ups and downs of the business, and how you can break into it.
Published in Work Abroad
Written by Andrea Gourgy
June 30, 2011
An experienced hustler in Cuba's capital gets more than she bargained for.
Published in Beyond the Guidebook
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May 25, 2011
He's 26 years old, he lives at home with his parents... and he's changing the face of human rights reporting in Ghana. Meet Ben Peterson, co-founder of Journalists for Human Rights.
Published in Why we travel
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May 25, 2011
Travel guiding is not a profession known for its six-figure salaries or pension benefits. In fact, sticking with it requires a certain passion. Pro guide Andy has it—and he's changing lives.
Published in Work Abroad
Written by Jeff Minthorn
May 25, 2011
As a former kayak guide and Nile River Explorer, Alex Mihailovic is not exactly your typical surgeon. 
Published in Work Abroad
Written by Jeff Minthorn
August 6, 2013
Doctors Without Borders Canada founder, Dr. Richard Heinzl has travelled to 75 countries (and counting.) He speaks with Verge about living life adventurously.
Published in Why we travel
Written by Andrea Gourgy
March 24, 2014
Former development studies student and District Six Records founder, Dave Guenette, has introduced North America to some of Africa's hottest musicians. It's not about charity: it's about music.
Published in Why we travel
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