Multimedia | MPA-DP summer story: Gaelle in Uganda
Feb, 22 2012
Learn about Gaelle's experience in Uganda during her MPA in Development Practice summer field placement. In Uganda, Gaelle worked with farmers to start a carbon credit tree-planting program. Learn about her experience and how she learned that role models and collective efforts can make an idea reality.
The summer field placement is an essential component of the MPA in Development Practice curriculum. It is designed to provide students with practical work experience in sustainable development practice. This three-month placement provides students with a holistic learning experience, deeply rooted in the local environment.