Archive for December, 2009

Dinner at “Chopsticks”

Wednesday, December 9th, 2009

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Esther, James, Hans, Suleiman

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Last fieldwork moments

Wednesday, December 9th, 2009

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James, Esther, Suleiman and Hans.

Lecture at Bayero University, Kano

Friday, December 4th, 2009

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Today I gave a lecture at the Geography Department at B.U.K.

I ended my presentation with a performance.

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We had a bit of a delay due to electricity problems.

Invitation from Kano

Thursday, December 3rd, 2009

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Saleh Momale, our contact person with PARE, the NGO for pastoralists in the Kaduna region, combines his work for PARE with being a lecturer in the Geography Department at Bayero University in Kano.

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Due to his enthusiasm for my work, I was invited to come over to give a lecture.

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On the day of our arrival we got a nice tour through the town, visiting the market, a museum and the famous  dying pits.