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Dream Big

Posted November 7, 2013 Avatar JulieVOY

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Member since September 30, 2013
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Would you let your surroundings stop you from dreaming big? Muhamed Rabia Abdullah is 15 and his family was displaced during the war and now lives in a refugee camp near Tripoli in Libya. His surroundings are not always inspiring, but what about his dreams? Check out this week's OneMinutesJr. http://bit.ly/1hNtIRL


Africa. What is the real story?

Posted November 9, 2013 no picture Kwoba @H_Kwoba

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When deciding what my first blog should be about, I had a bit of a dilemma choosing the side of focus for my post. I had the option of amplifying the negatives of my continent or try to paint a different image of what Kenya and Africa in general is all about. Every young African who is concerned about development is at some point faced with a similar puzzle; why are we always questioning what the African story should be about? And most importantly; who should be telling this Africa...