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Christie Getman is Lutheran World Relief's Director of Monitoring & Evaluation

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Why We Continue the Complicated, Messy, Slow Work in Gender

Posted on 14. Mar, 2014 by .

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Earlier this week I had the opportunity to speak about LWR in front of an audience of other non-governmental organization (NGO) workers at the United Nations. It was part of an event at the fifty-eighth session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women. I was invited to talk about LWR’s Learning for Gender […]

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Remembering Kari Egge: a Friend and Inspiration

Remembering Kari Egge: a Friend and Inspiration

Posted on 06. Feb, 2012 by .

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From time to time people ask me what inspires me to work in the field of international humanitarian aid and development.  In fact, it’s not always about what, but who. It is the people I meet and have the privilege of working with.  Kari Egge was one of those people. Kari has been in the […]

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LWR’s Values: Innovation

LWR’s Values: Innovation

Posted on 21. Dec, 2011 by .

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As long as our vision remains unachieved, we are restless. We seek relentlessly to learn, adapt, and grow. Our goals are so compelling and human suffering so pervasive that we are unsatisfied with the status quo. With entrepreneurial eyes, we are careful to make the most of every opportunity (Ephesians 5:15-16). With creativity, we build […]

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