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1985: Anthony Frederic Savdie served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Costa Rica in Rio Claro de Golfito beginning in 1985
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Anthony Frederic Savdie can be contacted at bobolopayahoodcom
Country of Service: Costa Rica
Cities you served in: Rio Claro de Golfito
Arrival Year: 1985
Departure Year: 1987
Resourced and supported primary schoolteachers in providing adult education
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Community development worker in Arequipa, Peru. Moved to Sydney, NSW in 1989. Worked in community development, mental health and refugee education until 1999. Studied at the Center for International Education at UMASS Amherst. Moved to Guatemala in 1999. Since 2001, director of Proyecto Payaso, an arts based sexual health communication project.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
I'm presenting our clowning and street theatre strategy to a group of PCVs tomorrow. I'm looking forward to it.
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
Yes!! Martha Engdahl, Dan Maher, Miles Perez, David Crowther, Michael Skelly, Anne Marie Trepanier ...
Any message for returned volunteers?:
There is no moral dimension to defaulting on loans. A loan is a contract, nothing more. The United States, among many others, would not be the nation it is today if it had not defaulted on a massive scale. Read John Ralston Saul. And dance.
Originally posted: 3/26/2009
Peace Corps Annual Report: 1985; Peace Corps Costa Rica; Directory of Costa Rica RPCVs; Messages and Announcements for Costa Rica RPCVs
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