Tag Archive: international development

The Entrepreneurial Mindset: Inside the mind of a Balloon Programme Coordinator

Joshua Zwetsloot spoke to John Ndehi, one of Balloon’s Programme Coordinators, based in Njoro, to find out about his story and how he came to join the Balloon Team. “Be unstoppable”. These were… Continue reading

Blowing up in the Philippines

Balloon Ventures has partnered with the British Council in the Philippines to pilot the programme in Baguio City this year. We have recruited 12 fellows from the UK and China who will be… Continue reading

3 reasons I’m excited about my Balloon Fellowship

Someone once said, “History is more than the path left by the past. It influences the present and can shape the future.” I recall this quote because I’m beginning to appreciate more and… Continue reading

Conflict in the Developing World and its Impact on Development

On Saturday 20th Feb 2016 Josh will be speaking at the London International Development Conference about ethnic conflict in Kenya and the links to development. In preparation for this talk, we have written a… Continue reading