'Peace if is possible. Truth it all coast'. Translating proverbs from Swahili into English sometimes takes long detours. Living on a coast, though, where political disagreement are rife, this carries layers of meaning. From Hurumzi in Stone Town in Zanzibar.
Walk on the wild side in Unguja
Performer during the parade openening the Sauti za Busara, the music festival in Unguja in Zanzibar in Tanzania.
PhD Student, MA in African Studies, former journalist and development worker. Home is Copenhagen. Heart tilted towards the Balkans & Africa.
'I've worked with Pernille on organizing events and training sessions around social media, journalism and communication for technologists and developers in Tanzania. I've also followed her presentations on photography and understood several powerful insights to Africa just by listening to her. She's one of the few mzungus or 'foreigners' I've met here in Dar es Salaam, who has a true connection to the people, understanding of culture and passion for 'the real things and issues'. Jukka Siltanen,