Pros: What connection have you had to Sierra Leone since you taught in Koidu?
IS: Describes a few trips to Sierra Leone in 1970s and 1980s. Returned in 1996 for Care. Was a member a UN expert panel in 2000. Was on a Canadian delegation in 2001 visiting the region. Went in 2003 for the Irish government. Went in 2005 with a Tufts University project looking at human security issues. Has been to Sierra Leone 4-5 times in connection with his work for Partnership Africa-Canada.