In the World

a water retention pond
January 26, 2017 Large Image
How do development projects succeed after the organizers go home? 

It’s a useful cliché—give a man a fish and he eats for a day; teach a man to fish and he eats for a lifetime. Veterans of international food-aid...

January 18, 2017 Large Image

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Jan. 18, 2017) —If a job hunt is in your plans for 2017, your social network may be the best place to start. But...

TNSF Class of 2016
January 13, 2017 Large Image

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Jan. 13, 2017) – The ...

person shuffling deck of JadedAid cards
January 11, 2017 Large Image
A cheeky game co-created by a Fletcher alum is a hit among stressed-out international development workers

What’s the secret to peace in the Middle East?

How about “a vial of Bono’s tears,” “bombing in the name of freedom,” or “another damn...

man grinding peanuts in Guinea-Bissau village
January 9, 2017 Large Image
A nutritional supplement developed at Tufts is helping people in one West African village thrive—and earn a living

When Tufts nutritionist Susan Roberts went to the small village of Dandu in Guinea-Bissau, on West Africa’s Atlantic coast, to test nutritional...