Bursary Reports 2007

Summer Bursary Scheme 2007 Reports

Ashna Nastar : Final MB Exam - Volunteer with the Community Care Society in Sri Lanka at a medical centre for refugees and shanty village dwellers ............................... 2 Emilia Melville : Engineering Tripos - A placement through Engineers Without Borders with a local NGO working in rural Tanzania worked to improve local technology............ 5 Hazel Lambert : Geographical Tripos - Internship as Training Programme Co-ordinator for the Humanitarian Centre in Cambridge and researcher for Camvol in India .............. 8 Kathy Liu : Final MB Exam - Medical volunteer for an Indian NGO working in a health project based near Kolkata............................................................................................ 12 Marie Chowdhury : Final MB Exam - Medical student researching health for development in Bangladesh .......................................................................................... 15 Meredith Bowles : Final MB Exam - Medical volunteer in rural Tanzania..................... 17 Nigel Vaz : Engineering Tripos - Volunteered in Nepal for a small NGO, Renewable Energy for Clean Environment and Development ......................................................... 20 Robert Maddox : Law Tripos - Internship with the Texas Defender Service working on challenges to the death penalty in Texas ...................................................................... 26 Simeon Innocent : Biological Anthropological Sci - Conducted health research ( epidemiology) in Bangladesh ....................................................................................... 28 Zareen Sethna : Engineering Tripos - Volunteer researcher for a Dutch NGO working in Bhutan to focus on capacity building (engineering) ....................................................... 30 Lisa Haferlach : Arch and Anth Tripos -Volunteer with a local NGO working on community development in India................................................................................... 35

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