Rabat - Post Report Question and Answers

Morale among expats:

Wide range. Among the official American community, most Department of State people are pretty happy as this is an easy assignment compared to most developing countries. But the Embassy also a lot of different agencies present with employees who have never been overseas before, and (generalizing) they are often quite negative about how this compares to Washington or New York or elsewhere in the U.S. -- or to their previous travel experiences in western Europe. - Nov 2011

Fair. Really low when people were getting close to the end of their tours. - Nov 2011

Good overall. Some people will complain if they are looking for a more vibrant city, but this is a beautiful post. - Sep 2011

It's funny.....I have seen that you either love it, or hate it. At least 7 families have curtailed in the past few years for a host of reasons, some probably housing related. - Apr 2010

It's what you make of it!Professionally, there are some issues in the workplace (inefficiency, lack of follow through, etc but personally I've made some really great friends who I can depend on. - Jun 2008

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