Shopping with corona

Created: Monday, 03 August 2020

jamaa 1As everywhere, shopping has changed thanks to the coronavirus. Protective mask, temperature measurement, handwashing; the mix of measures becomes a new distinguishing feature for the shops.

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Home office in the African winter

Created: Thursday, 30 July 2020

faserpelzJuly is the coldest month here in Kenya. The temperatures fluctuate around ten degrees Celsius and it rains several times a day, especially at night. Hence, he COVID-19 conditioned home office becomes somewhat fresh.

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Blocked roads and yoghurt

Created: Monday, 01 June 2020


Last Saturday we were handing out food - which was not always easy. However, we found some yoghurt on the way.


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Created: Monday, 01 June 2020

erdbeereMeasures against the spread of the coronavirus have been in effect in Kenya since mid-March. My partner organizations first sent everyone to the Easter holidays (they close anyway over Easter) and then to the home office. The authorities have called for staying at home and avoiding unnecessary travel. So, like so many others around the world, I dealt with my garden.

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Newsletter 3, May 2020

Created: Monday, 18 May 2020

A Week In Nyahurur

Dear friends
The following newsletter describes some typical activities that I do in Nyahururu - packed into a fictional week. Of course, not every week is so crowded, but the individual events have all taken place as described.

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Cooking lesson

Created: Saturday, 14 March 2020

kochlektion sWord has gotten around that I like to cook. And of course, my colleagues want to know what I'm cooking.As demonstrating is better than explaining I invited to a cooking lesson.

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Learning Adventures

Created: Saturday, 22 February 2020

learning adventureWith some colleagues, we are planning - outside the organization - a series of extracurricular learning adventures for kindergarten and primary school children. At the first event, we explained the idea to the parents and did one or two activities together.

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Learning Jass

Created: Thursday, 16 January 2020

jass sRecently I went out with some colleagues. The vine was mediocre but it was enough for an introductory lesson in Jass, the favourite card game of the Swiss.

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