What do you wish you had known about this particular city/country before moving there?

Nothing really. Know you are moving to a place that's different than anywhere else you've likely been. - Feb 2020

More about the restrictions of the non-bilateral work agreement for spouses. - Feb 2017

I wish I had know that working at the Embassy would be challenging for a variety of reasons - there are a lot of Management issues that are slowly getting sorted out with a great current Management team. - Jul 2014

Mozambicans are very friendly. I do wish I had known just how poorly educated people are though. There is a lot of qualifications inflation. Anyone with a modicum of education is referred to as "doctor," but you quickly realize that many of the fundamentals one takes for granted cannot be assumed. - Apr 2014

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