Students Without Borders is a WUSC and CECI program that enables Canadian university and college students to participate in exciting, volunteer learning opportunities in South America, Africa, and Asia.

Author Archive: Andrew Boogaards

Creation of the (Botswana) National Coalition for Youth Living with HIV (NCY+)

Recently, the Centre for Youth of Hope (CEYOHO) has successfully hosted the 1st (Botswana) National Conference for Youth Living with HIV. I truly do feel fortunate to have had the opportunity to participate in such an important event. There was overwhelming support for this project coming from other local HIV support groups, government organizations, USAID…

Moving to Botswana

My name is Andrew Boogaards. I am currently a MBA student at CapeBretonUniversity in beautiful Nova Scotia. This masters program originally caught my eye because it focuses on community sustainability and self reliance through local initiatives.  It explores alternative solutions to the problems faced by depleted communities such as poverty and unemployment. Through this program,…