Monthly Archives: September 2007

Hanging with the Eritreans

It is a tiny country and it’s main problem is that it denies Ethiopia water access. Orignally an Italian colony it was occupied by the British in 1941. In 1952 the UN resolved to establish it as an automonous entity … Continue reading

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An interesting weekend

Target Originally uploaded by The Toze Two very interesting things happened this weekend. My stuff had arrived about a week ago and I finally decided to unpack it and my suitcases. There isn’t a lot of storage in my apartment … Continue reading

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The Barriers

Iraq has been oppressed for more than 30 years, they lack knowledge about free markets and representative government. Because we cannot be in Iraq we do remote management which means talking through chat to our focal points about programs and … Continue reading

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The Chicken made it across the Road!

I have never in my life been afraid to cross a road, not even in Eygpt until now. My apartment has a view of the Persian Gulf, and there is a beautiful walkway beside the gulf, the problem is that … Continue reading

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A Classic Tozer Story

This story is rated FG for female content. Female guidance or a strong drink is advised. Males you’ve been warned. It was the most embarrassing question I had to ask about a new job. I had interviewed with five people, … Continue reading

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Regional Situation Status

We were debriefed on the current situation in the Middle East, I have expounded on that briefing with other reports and information, because I couldn’t take notes fast enough: ┬áPalastine/Gaza City – There is a rapidly deteriorating humanitarian situation, it … Continue reading

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The Hot Water Dilemma

The hot water dilemma Originally uploaded by The Toze I don’t know why, but in Kuwait before you can turn something on you have to flip a switch. When I first arrived, Mercy Corps put me up in an apartment … Continue reading

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