Packing List for 7 Month Internship in Developing Country

By Desiree Beardmore My packing list and travel tips for 7 months of working in developing communities (including construction work, community assessments, meetings with government officials, and hiking fun). This packing list is for Uganda which is a tropical environment with conservative and business attire dress customs (I recommend checking up on dress code laws and … More Packing List for 7 Month Internship in Developing Country

An Informal Needs Assessment of Rural Mozambique

Angoche, a rural coastal district in northern Mozambique, is a hidden treasure.  I lived there for 10 weeks during my practicum, partnering with a local NGO.  I lived in a beautiful colonial home.  I ate the best seafood I’ve ever had (seriously, crab-lovers from all over the world come to this area for a taste). … More An Informal Needs Assessment of Rural Mozambique