International Citizen Service in Bangledesh

Written by Administrator. Posted in Meetings

Zoe WatsonThe speaker at Kendal Rotary Club on 15th July was Zoe Watson who gave a presentation featuring her trip to Bangladesh.

Zoe had been on a 10 week detachment to the town of Monglia in Bangladesh with the ‘International Citizen Service’ part of the Voluntary Service Oversees organisation.

She described her time living with a local family and highlighted the various projects she took part in which included some community projects, a Disaster Management Training seminar with the local fire service and the introduction of a Mushroom Cultivation Scheme to help poverty in this depressed area of the country.