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Rwandans Seek Reconciliation in Farming

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Rwandans Seek Reconciliation in Farming

Rwandans Seek Reconciliation in Farming

Rwandans Seek Reconciliation in Farming

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In April 1994, genocidal killings began in Rwanda that resulted in the deaths of nearly a million people. A decade later, under a new program aimed at turning Rwanda's swampy lowlands into rice fields, ethnic Hutus and Tutsis are learning to put aside differences to work together for the benefit of the whole community. NPR's Jason Beaubien reports.