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My year of Mercy

Twelve months ago today I boarded the first of three planes on my initial journey to join the Africa Mercy in Douala, Cameroon, West Africa.  Today I am four days into jet lag after returning to Australia from my second journey to the ship, this time in Conakry, Guinea, West Africa.  716 more words

eC2: Detailed PV Integration Studies in Guinea

Deadline:  27-Nov-2018 at 11:59:59 PM (Eastern Time – Washington D.C.)

Guinea has a potential variable solar resource according to the regions. Guinea is positioning itself to become a major producer of electricity by 2021, aiming for the export of a large part of its production to its neighbors Mali, Senegal and Guinea-Bissau. 100 more words


End of another chapter.

Travelling back to Melbourne from Guinea is a long haul. I’m currently at the beginning of the second leg of the journey. This flight from Dubai to Melbourne is expected to take about 13 hours, the previous flight from Conakry to Dubai was 12 hours with a short stopover in Dakar, Senegal, just to drop off and pick up. 362 more words


After a busy few weeks at home in the UK over the summer and then ship yard in Gran Canaria, we arrived with the ship in Conakry, Guinea in early August. 518 more words


Blox Inc. Announces Mansounia Auger Drilling Results

Initial 2500-Meter Auger Drilling Results Identify Five New Gold Targets Including Extensions of the Mansounia South Prospect to Over 5-Kilometers in Strike and the Existing Mansounia Resource by up to 1-Kilometer… 1,273 more words

New friends, Fabric and Waterfalls

Time seems to disappear on The Africa Mercy and my blog writing has slowed down somewhat as my time is consumed with work, both on the ship as well as online back in Australia, friendships and squeezing every inch out of this experience. 655 more words

Guinea: Truth, Knowledge, History Of This West African Nation



Introduction Guinea has had only two presidents since gaining its independence from France in 1958. 1,589 more words