Albino Tanzanians Face Great Risk With Little Protection
Tanzania has one of the world's highest albinism rates. However, people there who have the condition fear for their lives.By Winnifred Ajewole, Christina Hartman | February 23, 2015
"He totally cut off this arm and gave it to the man with him. I was being slaughtered like a goat."
Navi Pillay, U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights, said: "Some believe children with albinism are a potential source of misfortune or proof that wives have been unfaithful. The frequent result is the abandonment of children and most sporadically infanticide."