Sada Mire was forced to flee Somalia to go into exile when she was only 14, after the execution of her father and the chaos of civil war in her countery. Today she is a fellow at the Department of Art and Archaeology at the School of Oriental and African Studies in London and runs the department of tourism and archaeology in Somaliland.Sada Mire
Scott Gilmore is a former Canadian diplomat and peacekeeper. In 2004 he founded the non-profit organisation ‘Building Markets’ which creates jobs and sustains peace in developing countries by championing local entrepreneurs and connecting them to global supply chains. In 2011, the Canadian national newspaper Globe & Mail designated Scott a “Leading Thinker” on aid, and the World Economic Forum honored him as a Young Global Leader.Scott Gilmore
Rachel Cusk was born in Canada in 1967 and spent much of her childhood in Los Angeles. She is an award-winning author of many novels. Her non-fiction includes ‘A Life’s Work: On Becoming a Mother’. ‘Aftermath- on Marriage and Separation’ is her latest work of non-fiction. She is divorced from her second husband, a photographer, with whom she has two daughters.
Sada Mire at Dhambalin