On July 19th I will have the pleasure of leading a BTEP trip to Tanzania. I will be joined by Dr. Kathleen Kost from the UB School of Social Work along with three of her graduate students; Dr. Dan Nyaronga from Empire State College who is actually from the Mara Region; and Anne Wadsworth, a BTEP community member intersted in girls education and health care.
This trip- which promises to be an important one- will be my second visit to Tanzania. And as I immerse myself in preparations I am amazed at how much we have accomplished since our first visit in summer 2009. The projects themselves have been impressive: 12 solar cookers delivered in January in partnership with Solar Liberty Foundation with an accompanying research study led by Katie…Read more >