Council acting the goat

A pilot project in which poor families are given goats instead of benefits is creating controversy in Romania.

Each of them will be given 10 goats which they will use as a source of food and income. The goats cannot be sold or eaten and the owners will be ‘taxed’ by returning three kids per year to the local council.

More at: www.ananova.com

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~ by Tom on 24 May, 2007.

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