Grantee Mirno Pasquali Discusses Experience in India


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One of Mirno's pictures from the Hindu festival Kumbh Mela.[/caption]

Christianson Grant recipient, Mirno Pasquali, has been volunteering with CHF International in Pune, India since September 2012.

The Environmental Studies and Political Science major is using his knowledge of urban waste management and best sustainable practices to help the lowest caste members in the slums of Pune, India, better meet their basic needs.

The native Laconia, NH student, who graduated in 2012 from Allegheny College, has lived and worked on sustainable energy in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the West Bank during his academic studies.

Check out Mirno's fascinating blog about his day-to-day life in India and get a glimpse into the life of a Christianson Grant recipient volunteering abroad.

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