Exchange Study in South Africa

Exchange Study in South Africa

Africa
South Africa has many ethnic groups, each of whom is proud of their language, traditions and religious beliefs. There are a number of local cuisines, so be prepared to get a lot of new flavors. Teenagers in South Africa socialize most in school and spend a lot of energy studying and reading. Leisure time is often spent spending time with family and hanging out with friends. If you love sports, this is the place to be, because in South Africa football, rugby and cricket are a hit. CAPITAL CITY: Pretoria, Cape Town, Bloemfontein LANGUAGE: Afrikaans, Sotho, Southern Ndebele, Southern Sotho, Swazi, Tsonga, Tswana, Venda, Xhosa, Zulu, English CURRENCY: South African Rand (ZAR) AREA: 1,221,037 km2 POPULATION: 54,956,900 (2015 estimate) People and community You may be staying with a family that…
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Children Education in Liberia

Children Education in Liberia

Africa
Two brutal civil wars raged in Liberia between 1989 and 2003. But in the end, the country's women and girls got enough. They forced an end to the war and a few years later Liberia got for the first time a popularly elected female president - as the first country in Africa. Despite this, Liberia is one of Africa's poorest countries, which hits all the children in the country hard. For example, sexual violence is commonplace for many girls. The Republic of Liberia is located in West Africa and is the continent's oldest republic, founded in 1847 by freed American slaves. The state therefore came to emulate the United States, where the descendants of the freed slaves constituted an upper class with great political power until 1980. Since then, the…
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