We are hoping that through education the children will develop skills that will benefit them and empower them to move on in their lives, their communities and their country.
Friday, 14 October 2011
Photographs continue and continue!
I am being taught how to grind grain between two stones much to their amusement!
'BEAT THAT' grinding .'BEAT
Terracotta soil and Bao bab trees. The trees produce a pod the size of a large avocado. This contains white seeds that are a good source of concentrated vitamin C. The people either suck the white pith off or use them to make drinks and a sort of porridge. This is how they get their Vit C.
Stunning sun-sets and then instant darkness. It is a wild but beautiful country. Miles of nothing then a few mud homes will come into view or a small village, sometimes a small town. Along the way people will appear from nowhere either on foot or bicycle making you wonder where have they come from, where are they going because there seems to be nothing for miles.