Eric’s blog – January 17

It rained all night and we had to change our route to Juma’s clinic near Sopa. We are glad we did as the roadblocks we encountered were worth the route change. 22 giraffes decided to cross the road one at a time. Then there was an elephant and...

Eric’s blog – January 16

January 16, 2020 Our day started off at the Talek Heath Centre where A Better World Canada has been working for more than 17 years. Dr. Ray Comeau can be seen in this photo with Daniel, the local director of the centre. Our main goal here was to see...

Eric’s blog – January 15

January 15, 2020 We left early from Kendu Bay to make the almost seven-hour drive to the Mara. Three things have happened that I never thought would happen in my lifetime: three roads are getting paved and will be completed in a few months. The road from...

Eric’s Blog – January 14

We began our day with a visit to the bridge that A Better World built. People were walking through the river when it was low and the bridge has prevented many drowning deaths each year. The bridge is in good condition. Our function today at the Kendu Bay Hospital was...

Eric’s blog – January 13

It was exactly 30 years ago in January 1990 that the first project of A Better World was started here. It was 20 years ago that my outlook on life took a drastic turn because of what I witnessed and who I met. What I saw were children with physical...

Eric’s blog – January 12

Dr. Ray Comeau and I arrived in Kenya last night and began our journey towards Kericho. We stopped in Nakuru to see our friend Janet at her business. We also stopped to see our new health centre near Kericho, awaiting inspection. At Kipkerimwo, we saw the...