Hi everyone! It’s hard to believe that I’ve been in Mauritania for six days — because we’ve been so busy, the time is passing very quickly. Next thing I know, I’ll be on a plane heading back to the US and this will all seem like a dream. This particular trip has been very “office focused.” … More Hello from Nouakchott
Well! This might be the fastest turnaround time between trips I’ve ever had. Less than two weeks after my return to the US, I’m heading back out again, this time to an entirely different sector of the globe. Mauritania is located on the northwest coast of Africa. The southern portion of the country is part of … More Traveling to Mauritania
On our way home from PNG, the Ambassador’s office and USAID asked Ali and I to participate in an interview with the local press about the WPBI program. There were reporters from the national newspaper, TV, and radio. You can watch a video clip from the local news station below!
Hi everyone! I am writing to let you know that I have now added photos (and a few videos) to the previous Papua New Guinea blog posts to help illustrate some of the things I was writing about and give an introduction to Bougainville and my time there. I hope you enjoy looking back at them with the … More Trip Photos Are Now Up
Today is our last full day in Buka. Ali and I are leaving tomorrow and traveling to Port Moresby, then on to Australia for a bit of R&R before finally heading home. We’ve done quite a bit of work, met some amazing people, had a few adventures, and had a lot of fun along the … More More Story Snapshots and a Farewell to Buka