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Orphaned: One Woman's Mission to Save Africa's AIDS Children

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Orphaned: One Woman's Mission to Save Africa's AIDS Children - Greene, Melissa Fay
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In a tin-walled compound outside Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, a middle-class woman named Haregewoin Teferra suffers terrible personal losses. In grief, she turns to the church, and is presented with two orphans and asked to house them. Haregewoin agrees. Once she opens her gate, she never manages to close it again. Here is a woman who does not run away from HIV-positive and AIDS-orphaned children, brought to her on foot, by bus or by donkey cart. There are over a million AIDS orphans in Ethiopia; "There Is No Me Without You" ...

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Orphaned: One Woman's Mission to Save Africa's AIDS Children 2007, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, London

ISBN-13: 9780747585428

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