Mother of Bamboo – Women Using Bamboo to Escape Poverty in Tanzania

Posted: May 14, 2010 in ezines

In a country where AIDS/HIV rates are soaring and most young women have no alternative but prostitution, there is one mother trying to fight that trend. Pauline Samata, called the "Mother of Bamboo," has made it her mission in life to raise awareness of the marvels of bamboo and to train women to make bamboo products as a means of escaping poverty. Read more

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