Friday, July 20, 2012

Rebel Uprising in the Congo

A rebel group that calls itself M23 has been wreaking havoc in the east Congo, and looks poised to attempt to take the city of Goma, on the border between DRC and Rwanda.

Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Modernizing at Breakneck Speed

For the year and a half that I've been here in Rwanda, one of the most striking things I've noticed is the rate at which everything changes. Rwanda's "vision 2020" plan, so named because it's goal is to eradicate poverty by year 2020, focuses on developing the most rural areas in order to develop the country as a whole. I've seen development at every level.