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Northern Africa: People's Democratic Republic of Algeria

Al Jumhuriyah al Jaza’iriyah ad Dimuqratiyah ash Sha’biyah

Capital: Algiers
GDP – per capita (2013 est.): $7,500
Largest Cities: Algiers, Oran, Constantine


Gateway: Algiers Houari Boumediene Airport… 91 more words


This Week at KITA- AgriCorps Arrivals

Hello from Kumasi!

My name is Melissa Tabke and I’ve been here at KITA for a few weeks working on some pretty awesome projects and teaching a few classes. 902 more words


Backpacking Journeys in Maputo

So mid-semester break began and my friends, Katt and Alex, and I headed out on our bus journey to Mozambique and South Africa. Our first destination was Tofo, Mozambique and we passed through Johannesburg, South Africa and Maputo, Mozambique to get there. 912 more words


Fight or Flight in Mutare and Chipinge

The sky is still pitch black when I get pulled into a chicken bus. I don’t yet understand why it’s called that but I sit down anyway and stretch out my legs for the first, and last, time on the journey to Mutare. 1,504 more words


God's Leading and Our Natural Resistance

In the backyard of our Kumasi home lives a goat. This goat is tied to a root from our big mango tree and I believe he will be eaten someday, unfortunately. 642 more words


Photography in developing country research: we're essentially journalists anyway

I just found this short article on the LSE blog from Professor Sylvia Chant, who does work on female genital mutilation in Sub-Saharan Africa:

“Opportunities for taking one’s research beyond textbooks and journal articles are critical for teaching at LSE, where students at all levels and from an extensive range of geographical and disciplinary backgrounds are eager to see theory translated into practice, and to engage with impact.

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