WEEK 1

Week one was orientation and full of cultural events, museum visits and a trip to Bishoftu (formerly Debre Zeiyt) to visit Women’s Self Help Groups, a training center that serves as an ecological farm, and the Kuriftu resort


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Orientation week consisted of cultural visits including one to the palace of Menelik II



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and tons of tasty injera


A visit to a women’s self-help group in Debre Zeyit was definitely one of the highlights of the week. The cutting of the bread was a gesture of welcome and appreciation by the strong and empowered women who shared their experiences with us.

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Bunna and street views

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House 2 (-1)


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Monica and Rose taking in all the information they can during a

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dinner and introductions with the awesome WHFC team!


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Visting ecological farming in Debre Zeiyt


Kuriftu Lunch

Lunch at Kuriftu resort


Music festival

Reggae Festival Ethiopian style

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