Nick is working on our project, while Cicolastic (right) and some other women work on a bed cover. While the women are all mixed together on a general basis, the Village also has separate programs (like this one for HIV positive women) for people to come to and bond together through the common problems they share.
Umuzungu Tours August 19th 2007 Hey everyone -
I am back in the States now, safe and sound, and I'm finally posting about the rest of my trip. The computers were too slow there! For the second half, we continued to do interviews and work at the Village of Hope. We also took time for travel and sightseeing, and learned about some of RWN's work outside Kigali while we were at it. So here goes.
One of our first travels outsi ... read more
Africa » Rwanda » Ville de Kigali » Kigali In 1959, three years before independence from Belgium, the majority ethnic group, the Hutus, overthrew the ruling Tutsi king. Over the next several years, thousands of Tutsis were killed, and some 150,000 driven into exile in neighboring countries. T... ... read more
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