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Served as a volunteer in 3 countries in West Africa: [[Togo]] (1979-81), [[Mali]] (1983-85), and [[Guinea]] (1986-87). Also worked as a campus recruiter at [[Michigan State University]] for one semester (1995), and as APCD Agriculture in [[Niger]] (2000-04).
==Amlamé, Togo (1979-81)==
[[Animal traction]] ("antrac") volunteer based in [[Amlamé]] from December 1979 - November 1981. Assigned to PRODEBO (Projet de Développement de l'Elévage Bovin).
Part of a small training group that arrived in country in September 1979: One month intensive language training in [[Cacavelli]]; a week in [[Atakpamé]] for orientation to [[PRODEBO]] (one of the projects that antrac volunteers were to be assigned to); 6 weeks' technical and language training in [[Kétao]].
Assigned to PRODEBO in [[Amlamé]]. Worked with two local project extension agents and a number of farmers groups in the Amlamé district.
Fish pond in Amlamé.
Two culvert bridges.
==Djenné, Mali (1983-85)==
Training included a Stateside technical training and an in-country training.
====Stateside training in Sasabe, Arizona====
====In-country training in Moribabougou, Mali====
==Pita, Guinea (1986-87)==
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