I spend 9 days in Malawi trying to turn maize, witchcraft, and HIV into catalysts of change. Join the Face-to-Face AIDS Project to see our ideas of charity evolve with on-the-ground experiences.
Colby College students worked to support an organization in rural Malawi helping poor, HIV affected communities. But despite showy displays of promise, our trusted field office director, sensed that something was very wrong.
I think education is a right for all children. But is getting an education to all children something that's realistic? The social, cultural, and economic limitations are numerous.
There's a statement you'll hear everyday in Malawi. "After all, this is Africa..." is said in response to anything that's slow, late, malfunctioning, isn't rational, isn't sensible, is puzzling, perplexing, or absurd.