Internship wrap-up

16. July 2017 Harare, WFP 3
Internship wrap-up
My last day at the WFP Harare Country Office was 3 days ago. My colleagues organized a farewell lunch the week before I left and showered me with kind words and gifts. I am grateful to have worked with truly dedicated and tenacious staff and will miss them dearly. I know that the work environment ...

Trip to the field

Trip to the field
This week I took a trip to Masvingo District to visit the WFP Masvingo Office and see a Food For Assets (FFA) project in action. I spent two days in Masvingo Town interviewing academics and experts about cropping distribution in the District. One other day was spent accompanying my WFP colleagues as well as Adventist ...

Work in Harare

30. May 2017 Harare, WFP 0
Work in Harare
The World Food Programme’s Harare Country Office is in Belgravia, on a road lined with palm trees (not uncommon for Harare). My colleagues are from a diverse range of places with most having worked for WFP in at least a few different countries. After receiving various warm welcomes, my ID card, my ThinkPad loan, and ...