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RUDI Update: Mentors and redefining our scope (again)

Most of the teams in our class are still working on finding the right mentors and setting up their meetings, but we lucked out and were provided with two great contacts from the start. ¬†It definitely helps that Seattle is … Continue reading

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RUDI: Final day trip to Mehsana

After all of our interesting and informative village visits last week, we decided that we wanted to return to Mehsana for our last village visit to ask some clarifying questions. ¬†Mehsana is one of three districts we’ve visited and they … Continue reading

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Rudi Day 4: Deserts, Salt, Castor Seeds, and Hershey Kisses!

Today we had our earliest day yet (7am pick up) to make the drive to Surendranagar district. We picked up Payal-ben, our wonderful guide for all things RUDI and SEWA, and made the ~3 hour drive west. Our first stop … Continue reading

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