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Happy International Women's Day !

Today, March 8th, the world celebrates International Women’s Day. To all the courageous, powerful, smart, resilient, proud and compassionate women, you deserve the world and more. 182 more words


"Virunga" - Inspiration for Conservationists

I recently watched the 2014 documentary called “Virunga.” Virunga National Park, nearly as large as Yellowstone National Park in the U.S., is in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and protects one of the last strongholds of the mountain gorilla. 474 more words


Face to face with the great apes

As soon as I heard I was going to be working in Rwanda for three months I started trying to think of ways to see the highland gorillas. 1,317 more words

DRC - Aristotle wisdom

Sometimes I wonder what “Survival of the fittest” actually means. Does it mean you are the fitter person when you stay or when you go? What makes you fit to stay in a certain place? 299 more words


DRC - The golden light

Antelopes are elegant, shy, sharp, reclusive and very beautiful. With their big ears they hear you before they see you and they jump off into the wilderness as soon as you move a step closer. 297 more words