Tag Archives: congo

The road is life…

Haiti was on my travel bucket list for years. So were Morocco and Ethiopia. And if you had told me last October that by the end of 2013 I would have been to all of those places…I wouldn’t have believed … Continue reading

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Planète Télé – Émission 7

Nous n’étions pas ici. Mais regardez quand-même cette émission de Planète pour voir les derniers reformes democratisantes (?) en Chine, les préparations pour les Jeux olympiques de Sotchi, l’exposition fascinante d’art haïtien à Québec…et un voyage au coeur des camps … Continue reading

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Place à la musique (encore)

Working on a piece on child soldiers for Le Monde Bouge; also helping Boris with a piece on Congolese rumba music. Always nice to balance out those hard stories with something a bit more lighthearted and danceable. I discovered these … Continue reading

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À coups de machette pour trouver l’enfant

Un reportage invraisemblable par ma collègue de promo, actuellement à Kinshasa, qui a passé la dernière semaine à Goma (Est de la RDC). Avertissement: Pas pour ceux qui trouvent le gout de la réalité trop amer.

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OK kids, let’s learn radio scriptwriting!

Last week, my work week got off to an unusual start. I arrived in the big blue bus at eight o’clock, yes, but that was where the similarities with other weeks ended. I was surprised to see another expat– a … Continue reading

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The Belgian Congo

So here I am in Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium, first step on a trajectory that will hopefully bring me into contact with some wonderful people and set me up to go back to Africa again. It already has, to some extent– more … Continue reading

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