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Jun 29

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It’s all about cows!

Here in Rwanda, with a team from The King’s School working with Hope Global in the local schools, I are finding that cows have a significance that is both frightening and endearing.

The 1994 genocide saw one million Tutsi slaughtered in 100 days. One of the definitions of a Tutsi was someone who owned ten cows. Just tragic!

Then there was the love-struck young teacher telling me he only needed one more cow to have the requisite dowry to marry his beloved. Just charming!

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