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Top Ten Travel Items

Now, before you get excited… These are my top ten travel items from my recent travels to Rwanda. I wouldn’t say these items would be practical for every adventure. 939 more words

Rwanda understands the importance of good peacekeeping and catastrophic consequences of a bad one-- Samantha Power

Following are remarks by Ambassador Samantha Power, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, at an Open Debate on Regional Partnerships and Peacekeeping on July 28, 2014


Home in Kigali

More substantial posts to come!  In the meantime, I wanted to share photos from around Kigali.

I’ve actually surprised myself with how few pictures I have taken in the last month here in Rwanda.  363 more words

PULSE 2014

UN Security Council on Failures to Protect, Herve Ladsous Tongue-tied on How he Flew Genocidaire-FDLR

When the UN Security Council held a day-long debate on UN Peacekeeping on July 28 more than forty countries spoke, from India warning of an unsustainable shift into internal conflicts to  291 more words


CNR-Intwari iteye ikirenge mu cya PPR-IMENA

Gen BEM Habyarimana Emmanuel umuyobozi wa CNR-Intwari

Hashize igihe kitari kirekire ishyaka PPR Imena rikoze agashya. Perezida waryo Bwana Kazungu Nyirinkwaya yanditse ibaruwa asezerera bamwe mu bo bakoranaga harimo Habimana Bonaventure na bagenzi be. 709 more words


Coffee, African Tea, or Fanta?

My husband teases me regularly about the number of times I meet friends for coffee. I frequent all three Panera Cafes on my side of town, rarely with any agenda other than conversation over a cup of coffee or tea. 359 more words