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Jocelyn Wolfe

  Jocelyn recently graduated from the University of Western Ontario (UWO) with a B.A. Honours, with a specialization in International Relations. Jocelyn thoroughly enjoyed her undergraduate degree at UWO and looks forward to continuing her education both inside and outside of the classroom. Jocelyn’s academic interests include everything from politics and religion to climate change […]
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Fall/Winter 2012

  Articles Improving Canadian Foreign Aid: A Critique of Canada’s Aid Bureaucracy By Amy Bronson   Economic Benefits of Antiretroviral Therapy Programs for Low and Middle-Income Countries: A Case for Universal Access to HIV Treatment By Lindsey America-Simms   The Global “Brain Drain” of Health Professionals: An Examination of Ethical Recruitment Policies By Erin McSorley […]
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Spring/Summer 2012

  Articles Bourdieu’s Social Capital and Save the Mothers By Sarah Rostom   Fighting Globalization with Globalization: The Battle Between Indigenous People and MNCs in Peru By Raly Chakarova   Type 2 Diabetes in Rural Guatemala: Disease Perceptions, Service-Provision Difficulties and Management Techniques By Matthew Little   Rethinking agricultural land acquisitions as a form of […]
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Sophie Roher

Sophie Roher   Sophie Roher is a fourth year student in the Arts & Science Program at McMaster University. She completed the Foundation Year Program at the University of King’s College in Halifax and pursued her love of French at universities in both Lyon, France and Trois Rivières, Quebec. Sophie is co-chair of World University […]
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Emma Fieldhouse

Emma is the first recipient of an Emerging Leaders Fellowship grant from the Winnipeg Foundation. In that capacity she is working on a project with the Child Nutrition Council of Manitoba to mobilize under-utilized community assets to support school nutrition programs in Winnipeg through creating sustainable school-community partnerships. Emma graduated from the University of Winnipeg/Menno […]
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Ganeya Gajaram

Ganeya Gajaram Ganeya decided to pursue International Development Studies after a life changing trip to Senegal where she realized that her life would be devoted to social change, namely in women’s rights, access to education, and environmental sustainability. On the side, she loves to blog about the random hoo-haa‘s of her day, spearheading numerous clubs […]
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Samantha Kompa

Samantha Kompa As a recent graduate from IDS at the University of Guelph I am taking a year off before pursuing a law degree. I am most interested in conflict and conflict resolution in African states and was lucky enough to spend sometime in East Africa this summer, which I miss dearly! I am very […]
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Amy Bronson

Amy Bronson has volunteered for the Undercurrent since pursuing her undergraduate degree at the University of Guelph, where she studied International Development (emphasis in Economics), and during a CIDA youth internship in Malawi, Africa for 8 months. Currently, she is an intern at the Clinton Global Initiative in New York City, and a musician at […]
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