Jillian Reilly


Jillian Reilly is an American writer, consultant, wife and mother now living in South Africa. She has worked in the global aid industry across Africa, Asia and Eastern Europe for more than 15 years.

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Shame - Confessions of an Aid Worker in Africa
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,440. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Twenty-three-year-old Jillian Reilly went to southern Africa in 1993 at the close of apartheid, desperate to do good. 'Shame' is her story: the story of a young American woman growing up, and old, in Africa. Realizing her own limitations, and the sorry realities of the big business of doing good.

Jillian Reilly's tag cloud

africa    aid work    aids    development work    hiv    south africa    zimbabwe