Three days to departure and we are still packing. After a summer of intensive activity, training and spending time with friends and family, we are really looking forward to getting over to Ethiopia.
We will enjoy a 'last supper' with immediate family on Friday night in London and then meet the other 22 VSO Ethiopia volunteers at Heathrow on Saturday.
We will get some photos organised to brighten up the blog...and we cannot wait to try out the 56k dial-up connection from Mekelle.
We are travelling out to Ethiopia (from the UK)with VSO (Voluntary Service Overseas)on Saturday 13th September where we will have ten days in-country training in Addis Ababa. Following this we fly north up to Mekelle where we will be working/living for the next year or more.
Ivy will be doing in-service training with Primary teachers and headteachers. Peter will be supporting trainee teachers in their use of IT across the curriculum.
We hope to travel extensively within Ethiopia and hope to post regular bulletins here about our work and play experiences.
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