For those who want to read quick and efficient; please go directly to the last paragraph. For the others, enjoy the reading towards the last paragraph. Vulnerable households are those who had to flee their own village because of fighting. They walked for days with a few items they could carry and had to find … More Where to go? There, where there is most need?
We are now for almost three weeks in Juba, the capital of South Sudan. The time goes fast. It is hard to imagine that a month ago, we were packing our belongings. We had discussions on which things we wanted to keep and store somewhere in the Netherlands, which things we wanted to give away, … More Trying to find our feet
The start of 2017 turned out to be different than we thought. On the brink of the new year, between Christmas and new years eve, we applied for two functions for Medair in South Sudan. Two days later we heard the great news that the jobs were offered to us. It still feels unrealistic but … More New year, new plans
After spending 10 weeks on the farm we can now tell how the farm life is: always different! There is always something strange happening (a cow that dies, a pressure cooker that’s exploding, no more water, too much water) or something that needs to be repaired (a leaking roof, a fence, irrigation channel). And the … More Farm life