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#2: Tom Talks... International Development, with Candace Ellison



In this episode, I talk with Candace Ellison about international development. Our conversation ranges from: the phenomena of voluntourism; micro-financing; and the importance of having a critical mindset with development projects.   Candace Ellison works as a bilingual donor care agent at Plan International Canada, and speaks Spanish and French. She is also a postgraduate student in International Development at Humber College, in Toronto. Candace holds a bachelors degree in International Development Studies with specialization in Latin America from Trent University, spending a year in Ecuador for the Trent-in-Ecuador program.   ---   If you enjoyed this content, subscribe on iTunes and Youtube, and visit Thank you for your support!