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Tropical Storm Isaac

… is expected to affect Jamaica beginning this evening with winds at 45 mph and heavy showers and thunderstorms. Right now, as I sit in my living room, the sun is shining brightly with some cloud cover – no real … Continue reading

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Election Day

“We are ready,” said a spokesman for the Police High Command. If you have been following the news in Jamaica for the past two months, then you know that today, December 29th, is election day. When I arrived in Jamaica … Continue reading

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Community Mapping

One of the Peace Corps’ requirements for volunteers is, within the first three months of arriving at your site, you are required to complete a Community and Sector Inventory, or CASI. This is a comprehensive analysis of your community – … Continue reading

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