Erfurt Christmas Market (Weihnachtsmarkt!)

On Saturday, December 16, 2018, fifteen international students of Uni Kassel squeezed their way onto the crowded train travelling from Kassel to Erfurt; a south-eastern city on the map. For one hour and fifty-one minutes, the students great enthusiasm for adventure decreased as fast as the respiration on the windows increased. With so many humans… Read More Erfurt Christmas Market (Weihnachtsmarkt!)

The Road to the Promise Land

From grassroots to national level, my internship with SEATINI has strengthened my capacity around food security and agri-policy issues in Uganda, including issues of trade liberalisation and development throughout the East African Communities. I have also been learning a lot about the many challenges and opportunities faced by small scale farmers in maize production at… Read More The Road to the Promise Land

A Little Piece of Home – 5 Days in Rwanda

After just arriving home to our apartment in Kampala late last night, I find myself back at my desk at Seatini reflecting on what an incredible and jam-packed 5 days I have just experienced in Kigali, Rwanda. It all started one month ago when Rachel’s two friends Erica and William (both Canadian and have studied/lived in Halifax, small… Read More A Little Piece of Home – 5 Days in Rwanda