Shamiyoyo Tour

Here is a photo tour of Shamiyoyo taken around 9:30 AM, starting in the northwest corner and working clockwise.

NW corner - Wana's family's latrine that I've been using

NW corner - Wana's family's latrine that I've been using

Inside the latrine

Inside the latrine

Wana and David's fire shelter. Wana's house in the background on the left

Wana and David's fire shelter. Wana's house in the background on the left

Wana's house

Wana's house

Inside Wana's house. They generously lent me their table to use to store food this whole time.

Inside Wana's house. They generously lent me their table to use to store food this whole time.

Other view inside Wana's house

Other view inside Wana's house

David's house

David's house

Inside David's house

Inside David's house

Irene's house. She is Lozi and looks after about 5 young grandchildren.

Irene's house. She is Lozi and looks after about 5 young grandchildren.

My tent with Wana's house on the right. David's house is just out of the frame to the right

My tent with Wana's house on the right. David's house is just out of the frame to the right

Cribs - Shamiyoyo Edition

Cribs - Shamiyoyo Edition

Other view inside my tent with my breaking pillow and flashlight chandelier barely in the frame on top

Other view inside my tent with my breaking pillow and flashlight chandelier barely in the frame on top

NE corner - Stan's and his wife's house. Gertude is one of their two daughters. Stan is Charles's younger brother.

NE corner - Stan's and his wife's house. Gertude is one of their two daughters. Stan is Charles's younger brother.

Charles's family's fire shelter

Charles's family's fire shelter

Another of Charles's family's houses. The girl pictured is one of the daughters of the piggery caretakers. She's always smiling and singing to herself. She and her sisters have very pretty singing voices.

Another of Charles's family's houses. The girl pictured is one of the daughters of the piggery caretakers. She's always smiling and singing to herself. She and her sisters have very pretty singing voices.

SE corner - Charles's house

SE corner - Charles's house

Inside Charles's house

Inside Charles's house

Bath enclosure next to Charles's house

Bath enclosure next to Charles's house

One of Charles's daughter's houses

One of Charles's daughter's houses

Near SW corner - Another of Charles's daughter's houses

Near SW corner - Another of Charles's daughter's houses

The well/bore hole with hand pump in the center of the village. As the only bore hole within a 1 km radius, many neighboring villages come to use this as well.

The well/bore hole with hand pump in the center of the village. As the only bore hole within a 1 km radius, many neighboring villages come to use this as well.

Road to piggery heading NE

Road to piggery heading NE

Pig farm

Pig farm

Passing the pig farm to the NE - bridge designed and built by Bridges to Prosperity. Day by De co-founder Candice De was involved in this project.

Passing the pig farm to the NE - bridge designed and built by Bridges to Prosperity. Day by De co-founder Candice De was involved in this project.

Fred J. Grosser Bridge over Luena River. The road to the right across the bridge leads to the market after a few km.

Fred J. Grosser Bridge over Luena River. The road to the right across the bridge leads to the market after a few km.





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