Perhaps naturally, her Botswana detective Precious Romatswe is a woman, not an overgrown child.
Norman Rush and his wife, Elsa, were co-directors of the Peace Corps in Botswana from 1978 to 1983.
Even in a country like Botswana there are female judges, doctors, lawyers, scientists.
The long-term project will also include a ramped-up security effort in Botswana for its new citizens.
The 13,000-person strong anti-poaching Botswana Defense Force protects the animals in a country.
So, being in Botswana and every day playing a woman that loves her country so much made me look at the way I deal with mine.
Back in Botswana, Mma Ramotswe, the tough heroine, infiltrates a soccer team in order to solve the latest mystery.
A Western-educated human rights advocate and author of four novels, Dow was the first female high-court judge in Botswana.
They file for divorce, only to remarry in Botswana and then divorce again a year later.
And for all the progress Botswana has made, no “mission accomplished” sign should be hung just yet.
Republic in south-central Africa, bordered on the south by South Africa, the west by Namibia, the north by Angola and Zambia, and the northeast by Zimbabwe; formerly called Bechuanaland. The capital and largest city is Gaborone.
Note: Botswana became independent from British control in the 1960s.