Karibu Dar es Salaam!

Claurien Zanoria, Owen Coulter, Gurpreet Jaswal and myself (Kristin Swardh) have recently arrived in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania to begin our international internship experience. We are anxiously awaiting the arrival of our other fellow interns Dallas Peeling and Maddie Stewart. This first week has been exciting, adventurous, intimidating, overwhelming, and inspiring. We got the privilege … Continue reading Karibu Dar es Salaam!

$75 Starbucks Coffee and 4 Other Things That Surprised Me About Tanzania

As a Canadian born, BC raised Finance and Economics student, I (Tyler) have become fairly well acquainted with the economic climate of Canada.  Ask me about Tanzanian economics, however, and I’ve got nothing for you.  In order to be well informed and aware of our surroundings we wanted to cover a few areas of context … Continue reading $75 Starbucks Coffee and 4 Other Things That Surprised Me About Tanzania