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Cliff Andrade

My Scholarship entry - Saudade

What I discovered as I travelled searching for my own heritage was an island struggling in a desperate search for its own identity. Following EU accession and the money it brought with it, vast construction projects were undertaken to modernise Madeira. But much was poorly planned and considered, bulldozering through the island's unique traditions and ecology as it went.

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What I discovered as I travelled searching for my own heritage was an island struggling in a desperate search for its own identity. Following EU accession and the money it brought with it, vast construction projects were undertaken to modernise Madeira. But much was poorly planned and considered, bulldozering through the island's unique traditions and ecology as it went.

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