Gert-Jan and his wife Sandra moved to Nairobi for the adoption of their son Matthew. Reflections on his first African fatherhood experiences.
21-07-2009 On the parking lot of Nakumatt Junction in Nairobi, I take a decision in a split second. I decide to leave Matthew and all our Kenyan... Read more »
07-07-2009 Bribes are not talked about in the open. They have got expressions for that in Kenya. There is a fabulous story of a Dutch entrepreneur in... Read more »
30-06-2009 A wave of annoyance and frustration fills the cabin of my early flight LX737 from Amsterdam to Zurich, after the pilot’s announcement of our flight delay.... Read more »
24-06-2009 “A full medical report of the biological mother is needed, before I will give my consent to this adoption case” was the ruling of a judge... Read more »