Museum of Poverty

Some people build arks – others build museums to demonstrate how poverty came to an end in Africa.

Imagine a museum of poverty. There’s the last mosquito carrying malaria, the last foot-powered irrigation pump, the last home without electricity.It’s the building Parker Mitchell, co-CEO of Engineers Without Borders, hopes to one day construct, marking the end of poverty in Africa.

http://lfpress.ca/newsstand/CityandRegion/2008/02/04/4824615-sun.html

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