Koutiala, Mali

Travel Blogs from Koutiala

Koutiala Travel Blogs (5)
Progress Update from the Hospital, Koutiala, Mali travel blog

Progress Update from the Hospital

A travel blog entry by simonv


We have been working very hard the last couple of days. We have connected all three buildings with fiber optic cable. It took quite a bit of work in the Maternity building as we had to keep asking patients to move. Many were friends and family waiting ...

Malian Dinner, Koutiala, Mali travel blog

Malian Dinner

A travel blog entry by simonv


Today we finally got all of the rooms wired with Fiber Optic Cable. I personally spent the whole day installing conduit and boxes for the cable. For the morning I worked side by side with a team of Malians installing electricity in the new Warehouse ...

Last Day in Koutiala, Koutiala, Mali travel blog

Last Day in Koutiala

A travel blog entry by simonv


... their jobs and not having any options but even that is dratically different than the basic daily suevuval that I have witnessed here in Mali. I know that I can not save the whole world by myself but I have now proved to myself and hopefully others that ...

Making Good Progress, Koutiala, Mali travel blog

Making Good Progress

A travel blog entry by simonv


... in the warehouse as well. We did a good job staying out everyone's way. I didn't know I would have to go all the way to Mali to know what it was like to work construction. There is something that is so free about just using my hands and not having any ...