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Traveling overseas? If you are headed to Africa, there are a number of routine vaccines that every incoming visitor is highly recommended to take prior to travel. You probably need some vaccines when traveling to Africa. When you are traveling as part of a humanitarian mission, there is a big chance that you may be …

We previously acknowledged our gratitude towards faith-based travelers and NGOs. Today, we want to talk to you about another group of people that make us proud; volunteers. Volunteers are an inspiration Thousands of volunteers are helping those who need it most and on a day to day basis. Doing much-needed volunteer work gives these compassionate …

Humanitarians travel the world to the places where help is needed most. Many work in the aid sector, while others participate as volunteers offering their skills for free. Humanitarian travel is different from going abroad on vacation. It requires adapting to new environments, working with a culture that’s not your own, and facing many other challenges. Because humanitarians travel to areas affected by conflict, disaster, or…

What does it mean to be a humanitarian? For many people, it’s a way of life and philosophy they live by, so who is a humanitarian?

Access to clean drinking water and sanitation is a basic human right, according to the United Nations. However billions of people around the world continue to drink contaminated water and suffer the consequences. This includes a number of dangerous diseases, including diarrhea diseases and cholera. When humanitarian travellers make their way to communities where development …

“We had over 200 reservations already on hold, when our Raptim agent noticed some lower inventories (...) she lowered our airfare costs by USD 42,700.”

“We are very pleased with the humanitarian ticketing that provides direct cost savings and is less expensive than some of our previous preferred agencies."

Shakespeare's Pub just added Prickly Pear Cactus Pineapple Fruitsicle by Odd Side Ales, a Fruit Beer, rated 3.603 on Untappd to their menu

For a city where 80% is below sea level, communities in Rotterdam are constantly under the threat of flooding. In one neighborhood, entrepreneurs developed a project to create a water storage system and reduce extreme weather risks.

When you travel, it is vital to take precautions to drink water that won’t make you sick. So here are some water purification bottles for traveling

There are several types of water purification tablets and drops. Here are the most popular options of water purification tablets versus drops.

Sounds like a science fiction movie starring Tom Cruise and Brad Pitt, doesn’t it?! In reality it is something of much greater value to the non-profit, humanitarian sector and its commitment to service; and the star is Raptim Humanitarian Travel.

Dr. Francisco Villegas Francisco Villegas is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at Kalamazoo College. He has earned a PhD, So...

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Based on your experience, how well is WMU doing at enacting the principles of shared governance? See any areas of improvement or cause for concern? Feel free to share your thoughts with the WMU-AAU…

Shakespeare's Pub just added Milk Stout Nitro by Left Hand Brewing Company, a Stout - Milk / Sweet, rated 3.949 on Untappd to their menu

Shakespeare's Pub just added Heineken by Heineken, a Lager - Euro Pale, rated 2.919 on Untappd to their menu

"Leaders are influential not only for their own strengths — but rather because they are skilled in motivating people to grow their own talents."

A new study shows how using fermented peas instead of wheat to make gin cuts carbon dioxide emissions.

From changing industries, to shunning glamorous jobs and finding a mentor - here are five alternative ways to achieve your career goals.

China has a few unique qualities that make its development of AI different to anywhere else in the world.

New 'hardsec' techniques that bypass software vulnerabilities are being increasingly used by public-sector bodies and would benefit the commercial realm.

Find descriptions, dates, times and locations for free events, theatre, music, dance, concerts, comedy, art exhibits, museums, film, author events, lectures, poetry, workshops, kid-friendly events, special events and more. Kalamazooarts.org is the leading online resource for Arts, Culture and Entertainment activities and information in the Greater Kalamazoo, Michigan area.