Sunday, December 9, 2007

Quote of theDay

Our country exports wood, but we have no desks,” Mr. Itsouhou said. “Our children are literally learning on their knees. We don’t know where the money goes. We just pray for help.”

-from a school's principal, Martial Itsouhou in Congo

1 comment:

Random African said...

what it doesn't say is that the country export fairly rare and expensive tropical woods and using them for desks and chairs in classrooms would be semi-mad.