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  • IODA Turkey 2018 Experience

    Unprecedented disasters, regardless of whatever those are man-made or natural, are always happening somewhere else in the world. News cries out for help on the Internet; empathetic emotion arises in my mind. What-if it were to happen in my life, what would follow next? In my mind came grit. A mega-typhoon, Jebi, one of which […]

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  • I Spent Ten Days in Turkey I Still Don’t Know How To Say, ‘Teşekkürler.’ ‘Love’ is Getting Easier, Though.

    I do not have any tattoos. I do not foresee this changing, but my mom always told us that “dreams are free,” so I have given it thought in moments of daydream. Were I to have a tattoo it would be the world “balance,” or some not so subtle reminder to. Living in balance has […]

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  • Editor’s Corner

    IODA Elections Our thoughts and love goes out to Suzanne Zaldivar who has led this Association until last year. As Suzanne stepped down as President to practice self-care and prepare for a difficult journey ahead, Michelle de Bruyn stepped up to take over until the elections in early May. To that end, please stay tuned, […]

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  • Elections for President

    This year IODA is going to hold elections for three position and we will start with the election of a new president.Our thoughts and love go out to Suzanne Zaldivar who has led IODA until last year. As Suzanne stepped down as President due to health reasons Michelle de Bruyn stepped up to take over […]

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  • The Tapestry – Episode with K.C. Soares, USA

    The IODA tapestry continues to grow. Our latest interview is with K.C. Soares, IODA’s founding president from the United States: In the interview K.C. recounts the story of how she first became attracted to the organisational development field. She also talks about the challenges of how to introduce social change in states with military dictatorships […]

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