The good thing about the orthopedic workshop is that we have base with tools and some machines. The knowledge of how a shoe is built or a rail is adapted is there. Now comes what is difficult to put into words without sounding haughty. Because what is most lacking in our workshop is quality, …
Everything is cooked over fire and prepared on the ground. And everything is under the open sky. There are no fitted kitchens.
Due to the road conditions and the driving style of some taxi drivers one comes to work quite easily too late. Thus being German, I always feel late. But in Ghana you are never too late. At the latest when I pass the “WHY-WORRY” sign at my fixed point
I can learn just as much as I pass on. Here in Ghana, all patients are children. Children who have leg dislocations. Usually instability in the knee. We straighten the legs with rails and shoes.
Have you ever had the opportunity to be spend time serving on the other side of the world – and better yet, worked for a company that supports you doing so? I have – and this is my story.
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Since April 14, Miss Getty, a lawyer from the Netherlands, works as a legal volunteer in Puducherry, Tamil Nadu, India promoting women’s rights. ‘How successful are we? That is what we like you to find out for us’, told Mr. Lawrence this morning, when I was attending Getty’s first day at work in the office.
On Monday 16 January, I went with Yasmine and Joseph, a Vietnamese friend of hers, to the city of Hanoi. There, we ate fresh noodle soup with vegetables and tofu for breakfast at one of the traditional street markets! After breakfast Joseph led showed us the city. We went through the many streets of the old town. Here you have to watch