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Dear Diary part I

My name is Isobel and I am 15 years old. Today is December 15th, 2005. It’s not a particularly special day. Except maybe for the fact that tomorrow is Friday, I guess. 2 262 mots de plus


Divine Appointments

We have almost finished out our first month here and we are just beginning to process all that has happened in this transition. We have been granted visas and set up a bank account; big steps to becoming official! 973 mots de plus

The Things We Miss

Last week, I was saddened to learn about a free Dave Matthews concert taking place in Denver.  A few weeks earlier, it was a Don Diablo set at Echostage.  452 mots de plus

Peace Corps

Kagame government blocked criminal probe, former chief prosecutor says

                                                                                                    Louise Arbour, the tribunal’s former chief prosecutor at ICTR

A United Nations criminal tribunal was so hobbled by the hostility of the Rwandan government that it was unable to investigate “very credible allegations” of crimes by the forces of President Paul Kagame, says Louise Arbour, the tribunal’s former chief prosecutor. 1 152 mots de plus


Oil Transport Logistics: Is Kenya loosing the battle?

Did you know that Kenya and Tanzania’s rivalry, as being the main hub for East and Central Africa, was catalyzed by the withdrawal of Uganda as a trade  partner in the construction of an Oil Pipeline to transport the recently discovered 6.5 billion barrels of Oil from the landlocked Uganda to the port for export?

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Subject To Change

Depth: 5 km

Distances: 104 km N of Bujumbura, Burundi / pop: 332,000 / local time: 01:29:59.8 2016-10-25
22 km E of Bukavu, Congo, The Democratic Republic of the / pop: 226,000 / local time: 01:29:59.8 2016-10-25… 10 mots de plus

Earthquake Alert

Starbucks Reserve™ Coffee

(Source: www.starbucks.com.sg)

In the wake of the Rwandan civil war, thousands of widows found themselves the sole providers to their families. For the women of the Abakundakawa coffee co-op, they oversaw the complete operation of their farms, from production to selling. 86 mots de plus