Author Archives: Sue Beaumont

e-Readers for the Mbola CHW Team

    Hi All,   I can hardly believe that my time in Tabora is rapidly drawing to a close. Its been an incredible few months for me,and I have learnt so much from the time I have spent working with the CHW team in the rural villages of Mbola. I have one final thing […]

September 02

Tabora Explora 2 Mbola MVP CHW team

Tabora Explora Issue 2 A day out with Charles, Monica, Fulo and Anna – Community Health Workers on the Mbola MVP project. Hi, My project here in Tabora ,Tanzania is to support the roll out of smart phones to the 60 Community Health Workers (CHW’s) on the Mbola MVP team. The phones will assist them […]

July 29

Tabora Explora ‘Life and Times of a GSK Pulse Volunteer’

Monday 29th July How time flies!!! My PULSE journey began for real on the 30th June as I flew into Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania. I had then expected an arduous train journey across the interior to reach my destination, Tabora. However I was relieved to find that Air Tanzania had just begun flights directly into […]

It’s for real ! . . . . . My Pulse is racing :)

3 years ago I read in GSK  Today about Pulse  alumni Daryl’s  volunteering work in Sri Lanka with Leonard Cheshire Disability charity and I was  inspired and amazed at the opportunity he had been granted and the challenge he took on. I ripped the pages out of the magazine and put them in my PDP […]