Niamh Clune

Environment, poetry, comment, children's books,

On The Plum Tree Features: Sue Lobo & Beverley Ann Hoyles in Song Of Sahel

These features are such a pleasure. This week’s feature is dedicated to two of Plum Tree’s most prolific and exciting poets.  Beverley writes from the heart. Compassion is the mucilage … Continue reading

February 21, 2013 · 5 Comments

Team Doug in the Mangazie camp: A First Glimpse of Sahel Crisis.

Camp Mangazie  is located close to the town of Mangazie and situated in the north east of Niamey, capital of Niger. From the Plan International office in Niamey to the … Continue reading

May 25, 2012 · 14 Comments

Malnourished children do not cry…

This week, as G8 leaders sit down together at Camp David, those of us concerned about environmental issues and the effects of Climate Change on the world’s poorest of the … Continue reading

May 18, 2012 · 11 Comments

Setting Up A Children’s Feeding Programme…

When my husband, Doug was called up to return to Africa as an Emergency Aid Consultant with a well-known Overseas Aid and Development Charity, I decided I would blog about … Continue reading

May 16, 2012 · 19 Comments