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The Trifecta

Using new technologies and innovation is not usually about fixing what is directly broken in the old system but rather creating a new system to replace it. The Trifecta of internet (tablets), 3D printers, and drones can radically alter supply chains for many products and goods. This can apply to the medical industry, but also

Libraries for Tanzania

Tanzania is a beautiful country and has lively, intelligent citizens. Although the government in theory is able to provide free education to the primary school children the resources available in the schools are inadequate to be conducive to learning. It is important that Tanzania instills in its children the love of learning and reading if

Christmas time is nearing and 2016 is upon us

Christmas is in the air and things are buzzing in Tanzania. Sometimes I miss snow as Dar es Salaam is hot and humid the only reprieve are fans and air conditioning. Then maybe it would not feel so surreal. All of the boys in Mwanza have been working hard at school and in the shamba,

August Update and Thank you to WorldLink Travel and Tours!

At Voices of Africa, August has been a roller coaster of a month. Much has been happening at the Chez Kristo Children’s Home! This beautiful house on the shore of Lake Victoria now houses 16 boys ona permanent basis and is there to be a beacon of hope, love, and support for all the street

April Update from Chez Kristo

Dear friends and family, April has been a trying month for Voices of Africa, but as always we are able to get by with a little help from our friends. We appreciate the support given to us by Mediterraneo Dar es Salaam and by Rebecca Shaw. Mediterraneo generously has provided for the education for all