Thursday, April 16, 2009
One more month down...one more to go before we can send our first piece of paperwork. Could time move any slower? It's seems to fly by when you don't want it to.
One in ten children die before their first birthday -One in six children die before their fifth birthday -44% of the population of Ethiopia is under 15 years old -Half the children in Ethiopia will never attend school. 88% will never attend secondary school. Ethiopia’s doctor to children ratio is 1 to 24,000. Ethiopia has approx. 4.3 million orphans and the country is twice the size of Texas. Per capita, Ethiopia receives less aid than any country in Africa.