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Africa is not for sissies

Africa is not for sissies [Kindle Edition]

David Korver

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A compilation of anecdotes, funny and scary stories about life in Africa as a student and expat development worker. About the challenges and the lighter moments in life that make Africa so unique and an experience to remember.

David A. Korver, was born in the Netherlands in 1970. He moved to Portugal with his missionary parents at age 8 where he frequented regular Portuguese school. He returned to the Netherlands at age 21 to study. He obtained his Masters in Public Administration and Organisational Science in 1997 followed by a Masters in Business Administration in 2000. Having worked for IBM, and Logica Finance at ING Bank, ING Investment Management, Elsevier Science and other companies as a consultant and project manager, he moved to Zimbabwe with his wife, two daughters and a third one on the way in 2002, working for SNV (Netherlands Development) as a development worker specializing in organisational development. In 2005 he moved to Beira, Mozambique where he continued working for SNV. In 2009 he moved to Maputo, Mozambique’s capital city, where he started his own consultancy company. In 2012, David and his family moved back to the Netherlands.

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 1546 KB
  • Print Length: 211 pages
  • Page Numbers Source ISBN: 149045635X
  • Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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3.0 out of 5 stars ...nice read... 27 Sep 2013
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.... very sobering read for any expat...even for an Africa expat working in other parts of the continent... as real as it gets...
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