Tag Archives: Blog Action Day

Witnessing the ‘power of we’

Once again the themes of Blog Action Day (today) and World Food Day (tomorrow) coincide with each other enough to prompt me to pen another of these sporadic blog posts. This year’s BAD is on the admittedly broad theme of … Continue reading

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Why do we still need photography to tell us about hunger?

Lots of people around the world are talking about food today, as it is both World Food Day and Blog Action Day 2011 (BAD theme: food). Why? Because globally, nearly a billion of the world’s nearly 7 billion population are … Continue reading

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#05: Can’t live without water: Blog Action Day 2010

So today is Blog Action Day, an annual event aimed at getting people around the world talking online about a single issue. This year that chosen issue is ‘water’. Why water? Well, I’ll let Blog Action Day answer that one: Right … Continue reading

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