Stories from the field


Kailey McCormack – Blog 2: Settling In

In late January, I stumbled across a UVic Instagram reel documenting Faaiza’s experience as an intern at MSRI. I knew then I had to apply to the program and I am so grateful I did. Little did I know 4… Continue Reading →

Alejandro Agustines – Blog 2: Familiarity and Surprises

I was looking forward to the heat. I grew up in the Philippines, and heat reminds me of where my roots will always be. I am also a native trees nerd, so was excited at the prospect of being around… Continue Reading →

Julia Hockey – Blog 1: Getting excited about Japan!

Hello everyone! Maya Wilson has interviewed me regarding my upcoming internship in Ehime University in Matsuyama Japan where I will be working on disaster prevention protocols. Maya is headed to Bangkok, Thailand to work with GATTW within the next week and… Continue Reading →

Kailey McCormack – Blog 1: Introducing Myself

Hi! This is my interview with Emma about my internship with MSRI in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia!

Carly Egan – Blog 1: Introductory Interview

Hello! My name is Carly Egan, I am a third-year History and Global Development student going to Bangkok to work with the Global Alliance Against Traffick in Women for 6 months in May 2024! My fellow CAPI intern Lauren is… Continue Reading →

Emma Jotie – Blog 1: Introducing Myself

Hi! This is me being interviewed by Kailey about my upcoming placement in Japan!

Matthew Schmidt – Blog 1: Heading to Northern Thailand!

Welcome to my blog! My name is Matthew Schmidt, and I am a third-year business student studying at the University of Victoria. Here I am being interviewed by my fellow CAPI intern, Ana Beatriz, about my placement at the Karenni… Continue Reading →

Lauren Lum-Webb – Blog 1: Introductory Interview

Hi! I’m Lauren and I am in my fifth year of Political Science and Global Development. I will be going to Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia to work with PACOS Trust for 6 months from June to December 2024. Here you can… Continue Reading →

Karunia Fila – Blog 1: Discussing the Return with Intern Faaiza

Hello my name is Karunia. I am returning to the Karenni Social Development Center in Northern Thailand. I will be working with young Karenni adults and teaching them English and living in community. This recording is of me and fellow… Continue Reading →

Faaiza Vakil – Blog 1: Introductory Interview with Karunia

Meet CAPI inter Faaiza Vakil interviewed by Karunia Fila! Both second time CAPI inters beyond excited to continue their journey with the Malaysia Social Research Institute (MSRI) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (Faaiza) and the Karenni Social Development Centre (Karunia).

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