Local Management of Natural Resources

Local Management of Natural Resources

Coming to the Bajo Lempa last January as part of Team El Salvador allowed me to see the commitment of the communities in the region …

 

Back in the Bajo Lempa

Back in the Bajo Lempa

I made it BACK to El Salvador!  I arrived at the airport in San Salvador last night at 12:30 pm.  However, I didn’t get much …

 

The state of the shrimp farming sector in El Salvador

The state of the shrimp farming sector in El Salvador

In the last couple of months, many people have asked me to describe the shrimp farming industry in El Salvador. As awareness of the environmental …

 

Now Accepting Applicants for 2013-2014 Leadership Positions

Now Accepting Applicants for 2013-2014 Leadership Positions

Team El Salvador now accepting applications for 2013-2014 Leadership Positions!! Please send resume and cover letter to teamelsalvadormiis@gmail.com by Friday, March, 15th. Team El Salvador 7  TES provides a …

 

Attempted rhythm

Attempted rhythm

“I have got to learn how to dance when I get back to the states,” is what I told myself last Thursday night, which turned …

 

Amenities

Amenities

You may know that while visiting El Salvador, you might be lacking some amenities that would have made you feel more at home. Well, what …

 

Poverty and Creativity- A Direct Relationship?

Poverty and Creativity- A Direct Relationship?

One of the things that most pleasantly surprised me again and again throughout our time in the Bajo Lempo was the observation that the less …

 

A History in Color

A History in Color

From a distance, the mural in the church of Ciudad Romero is so colorful that it leaves no hint of the suffering that its story …

 

Hammock Culture

Hammock Culture

How do people from the US spend their time? As a US citizen traveling abroad, I am always curious about how we are perceived, and …

 

Impressed by Interpretation

Impressed by Interpretation

Just about everyone has experienced the frustration of trying to communicate with someone of a different language; the confusion between interpretations, the embarrassment of accidentally …

 
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