Thrilled to feature illustrations by Kristen Palana on this blog. She’s an artist, educator, and author, originally from the USA and has just moved to Lilongwe, Malawi, with her husband and sons. Welcome, Kristen ! P.S. Living and working in Africa and building a career […]
Did you fall headfirst in love with working abroad, with other cultures, seeing the world… but you need something different from a full-time job? You might want to consider becoming an international development consultant. The truth is, consulting is a fabulous way to toe the […]
Working in a foreign country can be stressful, and is often compounded by pollution, frequent travel to project sites, and just trying to find your bearings. How do you find time to look after your skin? And where do you begin to look for products that are similar to what you used back home? You run out of the preciously-conserved supply you brought with you, with months to go before your next trip back, and you’re left scrambling.