African Bugs & Critters January 9th 2012 Okay, so we recently covered flowers... This one is about bugs.
There are too many cockroaches here to tell you about and their numbers seem to be climbing now that the rains are coming. This morning I woke up to find one on his back in the kitchen. He was still alive until I took a flipflop to him. It's just part of the big picture. It doesn't matter how hard you try to keep things clean ... read more
I left Canada on July 1st, 2011 and traveled to Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. I am happy to say that this adventure is beyond my expectations.
First and foremost, my work with Femina (www.feminahip.or.tz) is great. Femina is a multimedia platform and civil society organization. It provides information and encourages open dialogue with Tanzanian youth, families and communities on important topics like sexual and reproductive health, economic empowerment and citizen engagement. Their approach provides voice to youth and gets them engaged in topics related to improving their lives.
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