Ethiopia

Mamitu Gashe – The illiterate surgeon

Even as the world acknowledges and celebrates only seven wonders, there are apparently more wonders that happen every day. The story of how 72-year-old Mamitu Gashe became a world-renowned surgeon without any formal or basic education

Jemal Damtawe: A stowaway survivor’s story

Strolling down the street after school one day, fifteen-year-old Jemal Damtawe never imagined his life was going to change so much he would not even remember civil life anymore. As young teenagers in Ethiopia, Jemal and his friends were