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Growing up Maasai

Events | Headline and Cultural Forums

Maasai elder and warrior, Sabore Ole Oyie, discusses growing up Maasai (including the rites of passage for becoming a warrior and the challenges of maintaining traditional culture in the 21st century). Oyie will also talk about the importance of education for young Maasai women, and his work as a community leader to ensure access to fresh water to the 9000 residents in the Ewaso Nyiro region, 2-½ hours southwest of Nairobi, Kenya.