Safety Concerns

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Safety Concerns 2016-10-21T22:50:36+00:00

Good news! Studying Abroad in the Turkana Basin is quite safe. However, we understand that traveling to a foreign country for the first time might raise concerns of safety in the minds of students and their families. We want to address some of those concerns here:

Safety Statement

We take the safety and security of our students very seriously and wish to allay your concerns about safety during your visit to Kenya for the field schools at TBI. By Lawrence Martin, Director of TBI.

You Won’t Catch Ebola From A Giraffe In Tanzania (or Kenya – excerpt from NPR)

You can put your Ebola concerns at ease. Here are a number of reasons why it's completely safe to study abroad in the Turkana Basin.