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Team on the move

Jessica Armstrong, Dragons Admin

As the first rains of the wet season fell this morning on Sampela, breaking a drought that has caused a lot of stress and hardship, our team bid heartfelt farewells to their homestay families and expressed gratitude to the community for hosting......Read More

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Photos from the field

Jessica, Dragons Admin

Hi everyone, I  just wanted to share a few pictures of the group I received last night. As you can see, the team are now near the beautiful coastal city of Essaouira where they will soon start the final component of their program (something we call......Read More

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Team in Marrakesh

Jessica, Dragons Admin

Hi everyone, I just wanted to let you know that the team are now safe and sound in Marrakesh after a few weeks of being remote. The students will have opportunities to jump online to check their emails or contact home if needed over the coming days.......Read More

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Group update

Jessica, Dragons Admin

Hi everyone! A few of you have been in touch with me wanting a little update about the group. By all reports, everyone is well. The students have taken charge of scheduling their time in Langa (around community availability/needs of course), but for......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Morocco

Morocco: Ancient Cities to the Atlas Mountains

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Communication expectations

Jessica Armstrong, Dragons Admin

Hi everyone, The team are now settled in their second rural homestay in the Bougamez Valley. While the instructors do have cell service, their 3G is limited/patchy, so I just wanted to let you all know to expect less comms from the students for the......Read More

WTBD yaks from Mekong

Mekong: The Tibetan Plateau to the Heart of Southeast Asia

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Team settling into homestay & Communication...

Jessica Armstrong, Dragons Admin

Hi everyone, I just wanted to let you know that the team left Vientiane yesterday (21 Oct) and are now safe in our rural Laos homestay on the island of Baan Don Dohn, that is situated near Thaket in Southern Laos. While there is phone service in the......Read More

WTBD yaks from Mekong

Mekong: The Tibetan Plateau to the Heart of Southeast Asia

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New York Times Article: ‘Our River Was Like a...

Jessica Armstrong, Dragons Admin

Hi all, A parent just sent me the below article from the New York Times that is very relevant to our Mekong program and our student’s experience. Link to article here: ‘Our River Was Like a God’: How Dams and China’s Might Imperil the......Read More