We Met: Joseph #TFBloggers

All week we have had two drivers – Joseph and Peter. Joseph has very good English, so we’re able to particularly ask him a lot of questions, and it’s really interesting to see where the cultural differences are, as they negotiate us safely around the incredibly bumpy roads! He’s been…

The Food So Far: #TFBloggers

So yesterday, on Facebook I put a photo of our meal the evening before "pork and Irish": We always know that food will get people talking, and heading off to foreign climes always gives the opportunity to be exposed to other cuisine. We established pretty early that any restaurant menus…

We Met: Anna #TFBloggers

In our conversation with Nora on Wednesday, we asked whether PEP had improved the position of women in this community, and there was a definite "yes" in reply. Families don't fight so much - husbands have realised they need to talk to their wives/not drink all the money away. Couples…

We Met: Isaiah #TFBloggers

Isaiah and the War: When the fighting started, rebel forces came and took boys to be soldiers, although many didn’t make it to their destination.  Others were rounded up into camps, which were congested, and because there was no proper hygiene, people were dying fast.  Isaiah has two sisters, along with…