A Canadian organization offers education programs for children in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Every day a half-dozen young men, each with long faces, queue up on this bench, awaiting a date with the surgeon…for their circumcisions.
It is a good health practice, supported by Bwindi Community Hospital, to help them avoid the HIV/AIDS plague.
I find it a fascinating scene. The anxious young men, fumbling through literature, flashing a nervous smile.
My colleague in communications needled me and said “…maybe you should stop there for a touchup…”