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Christina Menke aus Bigge in Tansania: „Angst hatte ich nie“

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Christina Menke mit der Bigger Dorffahne in Tansania, weil an diesem Tag gerade Schützenfest in Bigge war.

Christina Menke mit der Bigger Dorffahne in Tansania, weil an diesem Tag gerade Schützenfest in Bigge war.

Foto: Joachim Aue

Bigge.  Christina Menke (18) aus Olsberg-Bigge war zum Workcamp in Tansania – einem der ärmsten Länder der Welt. Wie sie Land, Kultur und Leute erlebte.

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„Das Klima war ganz anders als ich es anfangs erwartet habe“

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Viel Reis oder Fladenbrot mit Bohnen oder Linsen gegessen

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Tansania ist ein unglaublich beeindruckendes Land

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