1601, 2009

Donkeys boost Ethiopian literacy!!

By |January 16th, 2009|Categories: Ethiopia|

By Elizabeth Blunt
BBC News, Awassa

In a bamboo and matting shelter on the edge of the town of Awassa, rows of tiny children are struggling with Ethiopia’s fiendishly complicated Amharic alphabet.

“Huh – HUH! Hoo – HOO! Hee – HEE! Ha – HA!” they chant in unision after their teacher.

Their teacher is a […]