Tag Archives: Côte d’Ivoire

The Expat Connection

For those of us in Washington D.C., the past few weeks have been tense. The possible threat of a government shutdown was at the forefront of most people’s mind here in the District. An agreement was made at the last … Continue reading

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Good Aid

The images are horrifying, surreal, and tragic. In the last week, Japan has dealt with massive earthquakes, tsunamis, and, now, nuclear catastrophe. This video artfully captures the destruction, and the aftermath, of life-changing events: Aftermath – The Japanese Tsunami from … Continue reading

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No Quick Fix: Côte d’Ivoire and Liberia

Since November unrest has been the norm across Liberia’s eastern border. After disputed elections in Côte d’Ivoire, the world’s largest cocoa producer and one time model of stability in West Africa, incumbent president Laurent Gbagbo has refused to step down … Continue reading

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Update on Liberia

Since November unrest has been the norm across Liberia’s eastern border. After disputed elections in Cote d’Ivoire, the world’s largest cocoa producer and one time model of stability in West Africa, incumbent president Laurent Gbagbo has refused to step down … Continue reading

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