Check out Country File: Rwanda on BBC Online to get facts and figures about the central African country of Rwanda. Read background information to better understand the relationship between the Tutsis and the Hutus and the events that led up to the genocide.
Photo by Donald Miller (Used with permission.) See more photos of Rwanda
in his Photo Gallery.
At Global Nomads Group, About Rwanda is a video conferencing educational program created to allow students from around the world to learn about Rwanda directly from the people who actually live there!
Go to Rwanda Alive Webumentaries to view short videos where Rwandan and American school children ask each other questions, and the Rwandans explain misconceptions about their country and discuss their experiences with genocide. Listen to sounds and images from Rwanda, take a drive through the countryside, and experience the country's nature and beauty.
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From reading and viewing the above resources, what is your impression of Rwanda today? What have you learned about this country that you did not know before?