Monthly Archives: October 2013

Office life in Antigua

In my last post, I explained a daunting issue regarding the reluctance of MSM to access testing and further, the lack of harmonized testing data and reporting to the government. The issues of reporting inform how everything else functions (government … Continue reading

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A Week in the Life of an Intern in Santo Domingo: A Photo Journey

Monday   Officially a student again: APEC University, where I now attend class each morning before work   ______________________________________ Tuesday ______________________________________ Wednesday ______________________________________ Thursday         * Note: Repeat 3-4 times as necessary Working on my nightly Spanish … Continue reading

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Belize & BFLA so far…

Hello again! It’s been about a month since my last post and I’ve now been in Belize for seven weeks. Independence celebrations concluded in September and work at BFLA has been keeping me busy. I’ve also managed to do some … Continue reading

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Organization Profile: Women Against Rape Inc. (WAR) Antigua and Barbuda

Hi ICAD Blog! I thought I’d share a bit more information on the NGOs I am working with, first up is Women Against Rape Inc (WAR)! WAR was established in response to the unprecedented reported number of rape cases in … Continue reading

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Coming out week and first projects

I have been in the lovely country of Suriname for just over 3 weeks now. Feels like I have been here months!! I’m all settled in and starting to make some new connections with some local friends and with some … Continue reading

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Dispatches from Sugar Mountain

­­­Hi everyone, It’s hard to believe that Melissa and I have been living in Santo Domingo for two months! Time is flying. I’ve been doing a lot of different kinds of work, which I’ve really enjoyed — I’ve been learning … Continue reading

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