15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Traditional Rwandan Dance
Isheja, the traditional dance troupe at the Agahozo Shalom Youth Village in Eastern Provence Rwanda, performs at the most recent graduation ceremony. In ten years ASYV has graduated five classes of teenagers termed the country's most vulnerable. Originally opened to accept orphans from the 1994 genocide, the village still takes in at risk teenage youth.
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