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Author Archive: Magali Perreault

Full Screen on Human Rights!

Dumelang, le kae? Ke teng! (Hi everyone, how are you? I am good!) Here for you my last blog from Botswana. My placement at DITSHWANELO is ending Friday April 9, 2010, which is exactly in two weeks. The last event in which I am currently involved with is DITSHWANELO’s 10th annual Human Rights Film Festival.…

To the Children of Zimbabwe

Dumelang everyone! Here for you a second round of fresh updates from Gaborone, Botswana. But, before going any further, let me thank you all for your supportive comments and your interest in this adventure. I appreciate that you are taking the time to write and really enjoy reading your lines. I have now been living…

Landing in Gaborone

Dumelang ! (Which means « hi everyone » in Setswana). With English, Setswana is the official language of Botswana. It has been near three weeks since I have arrived in Gaborone, the capital city of the country. Locals also calls it « Gabs », which makes it kind of « homey ». After two days…