Georgetown students study Zanzibar’s 1964 revolution

Fourteen Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) students have recently returned from a rigorous 10 day trip to Oman, Zanzibar, and Tanzania. The students, who are enrolled in the university’s Zones of Conflict, Zones of Peace (ZCZP) program, explored the history, politics, and reconciliation efforts that continue even today in the wake of the 1964 revolution in Zanzibar.
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