Access and Empowerment: Literacy and Development in Rural Sri Lanka

by Dennis Mombauer   Literacy is the ability to read and write. More than that, it also grants access to knowledge and information in a broader sense. Literacy is empowerment, employability, security, and independence. It includes skillsets like digital and… Continue Reading

Moving Grounds: Climate Migration and Refugees

by Dennis Mombauer As climate change alters long-term weather patterns and leads to increasing droughts, floods, and storms, more and more people are turned into climate migrants and refugees. During 2010 and 2011, climate-related disasters have displaced around 42 million… Continue Reading