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Author Archive: Spojmai

The Magic Word!

Dummella! It is the first word I learnt in Botswana. It is the first word I said to my host family when I woke up in the morning; the first word I said to the combie driver; the first word I say to the patients and staff of the Interim Care Home. During our orientation,…

Where do I start…and where do I finish?

Finally I decided to sit down and try to put my experiences in Botswana in words. Where do I start…and where do I finish? I could say things like “Botswana is a beautiful country”, “I love it here”, “This has been a life changing experience”, “I have learnt so much”, “The people of Botswana are…

Cancer Association of Botswana- Gaborone!

My name is Spojmai Isaqzoy and I am graduating with Honours in Biopharmaceutical Sciences from the University of Ottawa. I have been given the opportunity to work with Cancer Association of Botswana for 3 months starting April 26th. This is my first time leaving home for such a long period of time so I am…