Palais des Nations - March 11, 2013

As part of Cohort Five’s Footprints, we were lucky enough to be given a tour round the Palace of Nations, the United Nations Office at Geneva (UNOG). With more than 8000 meetings a year and over 1600 staff, UNOG is the second biggest UN station after New York and the headquarters for numerous agencies including [...]

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Rolls-Royce Build Nuclear Reactors? - February 9, 2012

Four months into the job and I still proudly puff up my chest and tell whoever will listen, “I’m a nucleargraduate working for Rolls-Royce.” Invariably the response goes something along the lines of, “So you build cars then?” No, Rolls-Royce has not built cars since 1973. These days Rolls-Royce is a global power systems company [...]

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