Category Archives: Namibia

Etosha National Park

Our journey to the Etosha National Park of Namibia last weekend started at 3AM. We drove out of Wadadee Katutura onto the straightest highways I’ve ever been on. (fun fact: in Namibia foreigners have the highest number of accidents due … Continue reading

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Learning Goals & the BNC

July 9, 2014 The group met at 10am this morning to go check-in and discuss our learning plans. We had made our learning plans in Calgary and discussed them previously at our pre-service workshop. A learning plan focuses on your … Continue reading

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Township Tour

On Sunday I was part of the group that took part in a tour of the township of Katutura in Windhoek. Patrick, who grew up in Katutura and has since completed his master’s degree in International Educational Development, gave us … Continue reading

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First Day at the BNC

July 4, 2014  Yesterdays’ highlight is, without a doubt, our visit to the BNC. The BNC is a supplementary education center for young Namibian boys and girls falling behind in school because they lack the academic support. We visited the … Continue reading

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30+ hours of travel

July 2, 2014 30 hours of travelling over the course of three days and we are here…! Today was our first day in Namibia! We are all feeling a little jet lagged and groggy today, but Windhoek is so beautiful … Continue reading

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