• Stability, Dignity, and Prosperity: Every Village Needs a High School

    13 days ago - By Rick Steves

    I'm in Ethiopia, scouting locations for a new special that will air next fall on public television. And right now, we're in a tiny village in one of the most remote places I've ever been. We're here to see a high school that was built right in the village, so that local students can get an education without having to move to the nearest city - which means more families can afford to keep kids in school through grade 12.
    Ethiopia is committed to education, and today nearly all its children attend primary school. In some of the more remote and poor areas, schools are built by NGOs from the...
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