Author Archives: Ben Brown

Final Presentation

Yesterday we delivered our final presentation on RUDI to SEWA. Payalben and Reemaben from SEWA were in attendance on the India side of our (somewhat flakey) video conference call, while all four of us (Ben, Laura, Carly, Naman) were on … Continue reading

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Rudi: Back in Seattle

We all managed to make it back to Seattle from India successfully. Two tips for the airplane: stay hydrated and be sure to walk around and stretch your legs. On my trip back, I developed a blood clot (probably in … Continue reading

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Swaminarayan Mandir, Stepwell, Akshardham, and More!

In India, there is typically no work on Sundays. So, we used the break to do some of the touristy things. We began our day with the Heritage Walk through the Old City. The walk began at the Swaminarayan Mandir … Continue reading

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Rudi – Day 3

Today we went back to the organic tree farm to discuss Castor procurement. We also visited the nearby Rudi processing center that is not achieving enough revenue to cover its expenses. We also met with Reema and Umi and the … Continue reading

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