This blog is our stories while living in Colombia and working with the ELCA to promote and protect human rights and build peace. As well as the day to day adventures of living abroad. '8000 Feet and Counting' refers to the elevation of Bogota: 8,612
Friday, April 7, 2017
Last weekend I lead a workshop for the children who receive scholarships from IELCO in Socota in the mountains of the Boyaca region (I was in charge of the children in elementary school). The workshop is about Life Skills. Here Lorena is practicing the skills she had just learned (self-awareness, emotional intelligence, and assertive communication), while the rest of the group watched.