Archive | May, 2015

IHP Human Rights Spring 2015 – Chile

Chile Santiago and Curarrehue We are currently sitting in a volcanic ash storm in Curarrehue in the south of Chile. It is 11 am and it is pitch black outside. Cocina Mapuche in Curarrehue, Chile. Picture credit: Lizzy Brilliant We are currently at Cocina Mapuche where we ate two times. The Mapuche woman who co   […]

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IHP Health Track 2: Spring 2015 – South Africa

Auxeni! (Or, “Hello” in Xitsonga, one of the eleven national languages of South Africa!)   Greetings from South Africa!   We blinked and woke up in Johannesburg, South Africa on Feb 17th. Our first week in Johannesburg provided the perfect adjustment period from one extreme way of life to another. We stayed at an old […]

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IHP Health Track 2: Spring 2015 – Argentina

Dear Friends and Family,   It seems crazy to say, but we’ve reached the last step of our journey. After 16 weeks of flights, homestays, site visits, guest lectures, challenging discussions, and more challenging good-byes, it’s time for us to begin thinking about a new set of obstacles as we readjust to life back where […]

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