They’re looking right back

When I worked for IMC, we used to take our Iraq country director around to meetings in DC and NY whenever he was in the US. It wasn’t just for … more Blood & Milk…


A story I’m not proud of

When I first started at IMC, I was senior desk officer for East Africa and the Middle East. I had a solid Middle East background, but I had to do … more Blood & Milk…


Blog Action Day 2008: Poverty

Everything that matters in international development comes back to poverty. Poverty saps your ability to affect the path of your life, stay (or start out) healthy, find a job, or … more Blood & Milk…


Reader Question – International Social Work

Dear Alanna, I have one main question: from your experience, what would you say the need for international social workers is in NGOs? Background info: I have an MA in … more Blood & Milk…


A love letter to my last job (you don’t have to be crazy to work there but it helps) I love that we are first in and last out, that … more Blood & Milk…