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Author Archive: Avanti Haque

Exit Blog – Final Days at Stepping Stones

Dumelang! I am still pondering how my time flew by so quickly… I remember arriving just yesterday and starring at the breathtaking landscape of Mochudi and by next Friday I will be waving adieu to this beautiful and warm village. Looking back, I’ve come to the realization that although I may have only spent 3…

Greetings from Mochudi!

Dumela! I cannot believe how quickly time has been passing by, and that it has already almost been 1 month since I first landed on African soil. One of my first memories has to be missing my connecting flight from Jo-burg to Gabs (by about one minute) and then finding out that another intern was…

Biography

Hi! My name is Avanti Haque and I am a recent graduate of the University of Manitoba’s Political Studies Department. Presently, I am working as a tutor/teacher with the Aboriginal Focus Program at the University of Manitoba.  I am passionate about human rights, equality (equal access to basic amenities), international development, global affairs and environmental…