The Chadian teenager in this picture is very sick. The average life expectancy in Chad is 17 years old. This is due to lack of money and food. The poor economy and long droughts have contributed to this low life expectancy for the people of Chad.
The Book of Negroes- Lawrence Hill this book was so eye opening and amazing. The story told blows my mind, would defintely read again and again.
Liberia is the second poorest country in the world compared to other countries. It is still recovering from the effects of the civil war. We want to help to allow children to focus only on school and not trying to work or find food for their families.