PAATIS

AcronymDefinition
PAATISProgramme Against African Trypanosomiasis Information System (UK)
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Several interviewees tell me about complaints from neighbors about Indians speaking in loud voices on their cell phones (keitai de ookina koe de hasnasu koto wa ...), listening to loud music during their homu paatis (home parties), the cooking smells that emanate from their kitchens, or the water dripping from clothes drying on balconies rather than in dryers are enumerated with some humor, the trade-off for a good salary in a safe working environment rendering the social isolation tolerable.