This Blog serves as two things: a photo-diary of our lives between 2007 and mid 2011, when we saw some incredible things and met some amazing people; and a reflection of our more normal lives since then.
Friday, 12 October 2007
The annual cost of peacekeeping in Africa:
The British aid organisation Oxfam has just published a report that calculates the cost of peacekeeping in Africa at $18 billion dollars a year. Liberia's President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has commented on the report's findings, saying that many countries could have their problems solved if this money was used for sanitation, education and health purposes...Olly