Educating and Empowering Mothers in Rwanda: A “Be the Change” volunteer explains to a mother how to use a growth monitoring chart.

Educating and Empowering Mothers in Rwanda: A “Be the Change” volunteer explains to a mother how to use a growth monitoring chart.

Educating and Empowering Mothers in Rwanda: A “Be the Change” volunteer explains to a mother how to use a growth monitoring chart. Image by USAID_IMAGES In Rwanda, approximately 44 percent of children are stunted due to malnutrition. While Rwandan families are encouraged to prevent malnutrition, most rural communities lack the ingredients and knowledge to prepare a balanced diet. In most cases, they grapple with lack of other basic needs and end up giving little attention…

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Weare’s Buildings, Bedminster, Bristol 1931

Weare’s Buildings, Bedminster, Bristol 1931

Weare’s Buildings, Bedminster, Bristol 1931 Image by brizzle born and bred This photograph provides a fascinating record of a 1930s slum: many of the residents have come outside their front doors to be in the photograph taken by the City Council shortly before demolition; women and children predominate — the men being at work, or just out. With Hope Square, off Stillhouse Lane in Bedminster, which ran close to the back of the row on…

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arne jacobsen, st. catherine’s college, oxford 11

arne jacobsen, st. catherine’s college, oxford 11

arne jacobsen, st. catherine’s college, oxford 11 Image by seier+seier st. catherine’s college, oxford, england 1959-1964. architect: arne jacobsen, 1902-1971. from the quad, the library. the "skin and bones" architecture of the central buildings impressed me enormously as a student, this was how I wanted to work. today, we hide away construction behind tons of insulation and cheap aluminium cladding, and architecture is only half the art it could be. in writing, st. catherine’s college…

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