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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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“Load Shedding – whats that?” – Electricity in Nepal

I’ve only been here for a week, but every time the power comes back on I have a visceral reaction of excitement and happiness (written in early January).  Each time I know the power is going on/off, I have a … Continue reading

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