Elysha Brennan, Rose of Tralee and RCSI medical student, meets a mother and her baby during her whistle-stop tour of Irish-supported medical work in Tanzania.

For every 100,000 people in Ireland there are 267 physicians. In Tanzania, in eastern Africa, this number is three per 100,000. My jaw dropped when re(...)

 Zanzibar: the chairman of Zanzibar Electoral Commission annulled the results of a general election in October. A new election takes place on Sunday March 20th

All is not what it seems in Zanzibar. Coconut trees sway in the breeze, kitesurfers parade up and down the eastern shore, and local beach boys mingle (...)