Etienne Ndayishimiye

Etienne Ndayishimiye is a Twa Parliamentarian in the East Central African nation of Burundi. Founder of UNIPROBA, a human rights nonprofit advocating for Batwa equality, he also serves on the board of Community for Burundi and mentors many young Twa leaders.

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  • Dust and Stones
    When the Batwa tribe in East Central Africa faces poverty and communal despair, it turns to poetry.

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Etienne Ndayishimiye is a Twa Parliamentarian in the East Central African nation of Burundi. Founder of UNIPROBA, a human rights nonprofit advocating for Batwa equality, he also serves on the board of Community for Burundi and mentors many young Twa leaders.

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Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

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