Multimedia | MPA-DP summer story: Jessemin in Mozambique
Feb, 22 2012
Learn about Jessemin's experience in Mozambique during his MPA in Development Practice summer field placement. In Mozambique, Jessemin worked with a team of two other MPA in Development Practice students to complete an assessment of five Millennium Villages in conjunction with the UNDP. See how his summer culminated in the creation of a tool that will be used by many development practitioners to inform their work in a variety of sectors.
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.