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Louise works as a freelance writer and editor for a range of clients producing reports, books, brochures, curricula, manuals, policy briefs, speeches, case studies,  articles, press releases, human interest stories and other communication materials. Sample books can be viewed through the following link;  sample reports  are included below.  Louise's specialisms include African art, culture and history; poverty, international aid and development;  travel, wildlife and the environment. For more information on publications in a specific thematic area,  please email

Progress Report on the African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child (Government of Tanzania/UNICEF, 2005)
Report on the 1972 Burundian Refugees (United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, 2007)
Reducing Weapons, Arms & Conflict in Northwest Tanzania (United Nations Development Programme, 2008)
HIV and Disability in Tanzania (GIZ, CCBRT Disability Hospital, 2009)
The British Council in Tanzania (British Council, 2009)
Building a District & Community HIV Response (Tanzanian Commission for AIDS/GIZ, 2010)
The United Nations Development Assistance Framework (One UN pilot, 2010)
The Impact of Local Government Reforms (Research on Poverty Alleviation, 2010)
Lessons Learnt from Four Pilot HIV Initiatives (Academy for Educational Development/T-MARC, 2011) Tanzania Country Strategy Paper 2011-5 (Irish Aid/Embassy of Ireland, 2011)
Supporting Tanzania’s Cocoa Farmers (Research on Poverty Alleviation, 2012) Participation in Civil Society Networks (Research on Poverty Alleviation, 2012)
Messages for the Busan High Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness (Ministry of Finance/Irish Aid, 2012)
Ethics in Maternal Healthcare: Evidence from Four Districts (Research on Poverty Alleviation, 2013)
Maternal Care and Women’s Experiences of Giving Birth: Evidence from 4 Districts (Research on Poverty Alleviation, 2013)
Farming as a Business (Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations, 2014)
Using Hydro-Power to Process Agrofoods (Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations, 2014)
The Maize, Rice, Soya, Red & White Meat Value Chains in Tanzania (5 reports, FAO, 2014)
Impact of the Pamoja Tuwalee Program on Orphans and Vulnerable Children (PACT, 2016) The Kizazi Kikya Project’s Whole School Approach for vulnerable children and adolescents in Tanzania (Pact, 2017)
USAID Sustainable Ecosystem Approach (SEA) Project, Indonesia (quarterly and annual reports, USAID, 2018/9)