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Don’t flush the toilet paper! – Access to basic services in Bolivia

Moving to a new country is never easy, but it’s a lot easier if you have the “creature comforts” from your home country. It can be a big adjustment to go from living in downtown Toronto to living in a … Continue reading

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Oh, what a lovely garbage heap…

Garbage is a huge issue in Ghana that I think about a lot less in Canada. At home, I never litter and there is usually a garbage can within a few blocks of wherever I am going. In Ghana, public … Continue reading

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