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RedR projectAnke Schwittay working in partnership with RedR, a humanitarian training organization, recently received a grant from the Humanitarian Innovation Fund to develop and fieldtest innovative impact measurement methodologies.

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Beth Munro, BA in International Development, talks about why she chose Sussex

Beth Munro
Beth Munro graduated on 20 July with a first class BA degree in International Development (with a Study Abroad year) (with French).

Here she talks about why she chose Sussex, her involvement with a project to promote politics in schools, and how her time here has shaped her plans for the future.



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