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Wete Permaculture Garden

In Wete, I rounded up some young members of the community to help me plant a Permaculture garden on a small piece of land in the village. The idea was to show how you can grow...

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Pemba Update

Hello again from Pemba! Updates are becoming few and far between, but rest assured that can only mean we’re working overtime here on the ground. Fortunately for us Genki...

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Pemba

Hello everyone, this will be a quick update as I have no photos and I hope one of us will be able to put together  a proper post soon.  Since Zach arrived we’ve...

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Welcome to Pemba

Hello again! I am happy to report that after two months of traveling, I arrived safely on Pemba Island yesterday morning. The journey itself, from Bombay to Dar Es Salaam in...

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Gando

We visited the village of Gando and the land given to Community Forests Pemba for the Pemba Sustainability Institute (PSI). We wanted to involve the community and hear their...

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India Update

Having finished working with Nadukuppam High School (and Pitchandikulam Forest), I have settled into a month of travelling. Being drawn to natural wonders, I visited Hampi,...

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Wete, Pemba

Estelle and I are now on Pemba Island and staying with Mbarouk Mussa Omar, the director of CFI's projects on Pemba.  Mbarouk and his family are very gracious hosts,...

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Zanzibar

Assalaama aleykum, peace to you.  We are now in Stone Town, Zanzibar, our last stop on our way to Pemba Island.  Pemba is about 50km north of Zanzibar, across the...

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Nairobi, Kenya

We are now in Nairobi, Kenya, awaiting our flight to Zanzibar on the 3rd. While here we hope to visit Uruhu Park and Freedom Corner, made famous by Kenyan political and...

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GSL in India!

Having spent the last several days visiting Pitchandikulam Forests and its surrounding projects, Lourdes and myself have decided that Nadukuppam High School is a perfect...

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Pitchandikulum Forest

After an overnight train to Chenai (Madras), a bus to Pondicherry and a 4km walk, I have found myself, in a place called Auroville. My teacher, Rico had been telling me of this...

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Mangalore Meeting

Having finish with the Course, I had a day in Mangalore to meet with some past graduates from the Coady International Institute. I had the great pleasure of meeting...

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Kampala, Uganda

Estelle and I have completed our PDC and we're now making our way to Tanzania, via Kenya.  Overall the course was quite good.  Though we were familiar with much...

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