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Learn about our programs and research on the nexus of conflict and youth employment.
 
 
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Part of my work in Dadaab includes collecting data about youth led non- formal education. I approach my research from two sometimes contradictory perspectives, ethnographic and participatory action research (PAR). As a PhD student, I am interested in...
 
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Common themes in adult education classrooms include: Collaboratively developing ground rules A staple of adult education classrooms, the Sexual and Gender Based Violence training which I have been recording, observing, and at times assisti...
 
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We were late as we pulled into a familiar compound, the IOM compound, near the pedestrian entrance of the UNHCR main camp, DMO. The IOM compound hosts external organizations training and is sunny (like most of Dadaab) and dotted with a few old trees....
 
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As I began to discuss in my introduction post, I am using visual methodologies to understand empowerment in diverse adult education classrooms in Dadaab. The content of the training has thus far in the pre-dissertation process, been diverse. Last yea...
 
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Late Thursday night, groggy and stiff from travel, I met RET’s driver who took me to the hotel in Nairobi where I’m staying for the weekend. I’ve worked with RET before so much of the drive at 11:00pm involved him catching me up on the comings ...
 
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