Great Expectations

On the 18th of November 2015, I finished training and started my Peace Corps service. I have a longer post planned to reflect on my experiences and how  I feel a year into my service, but for now I wanted to share this list of how my expectations have changed a year into my service. … Continue reading Great Expectations


Voting is a Privilege

On October 3, Danfili held its first  election for village chief since the 1980s. Throughout Cameroon traditional chiefdoms are highly regarded  authorities who manage the day to day affairs of village life, including land disputes, family problems, and management of community activities. Chiefs hold political and cultural responsibility for their communities and are hierarchically ranked … Continue reading Voting is a Privilege