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 [...]