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Dec 6, 2010 SN Senegal

By Lorin Alvarez, KF13, Senegal

Coming from New York, the one thing that has taken me a little while to get used to has been the “pace” of things here in Senegal.  I have been programmed to always be on time for appointments and meetings;  allocate my  time as productively as possible;  and once on a project  or assignment,  get it finished as quickly as possible and move onto the next item on my agenda.  After all, my list of “things to do” at home never really seemed to be without at least 5 items on it at any given time.

Then I came to Senegal….. The first week or so while...

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