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Slums and bridging technologies

Why do slums exist? Only the poorest of the poor live there. To say that it’s a hard life is an understatement. Recently, I was visiting the slums in Nairobi. I can’t say it was a pleasant experience. There was a positive though, as I spent some time talking to those in the slums, and […]

Lessons from Kenya

In March 2012, I traveled to Kenya to help with some projects in the villages around Siaya county. For years, I’ve donated money to various organizations, but I’ve never been on the ground. I’ve had friends who’ve worked with Doctors without Borders and Engineers without Borders, so I’ve heard various accounts about what happens on […]