Ethiopia 22 October: Addis Ababa
back in the city of the "new flower"
Welcome to Ethiopia! Our international Peace Run Team finally assembled in the capital, Addis Ababa to launch this year's African Peace Run in this ancient country.
A few visa troubles couldn't stop us (very much with the personal help of Ethiopia's runner legend Haile Gebreselassie...), and so we started our program in the first school:
..and the kids waved us good bye. If somebody asks us what's the real treasure in Ethiopia, there can be only one answer: its children! Thanks for the heartfelt welcome!