CultureGrams — New Kids Country: Togo
The CultureGrams editors are excited to announce a new Kids edition country report!
The new Togo report includes detailed information on the history, culture, language, food, and daily life of this country.
Here are some interesting Did You Knows about the Togo:
- Togo is believed to have been named after a town on the shore of Lake Togo. The name comes from the Ewe words to (water) and go (shore).
- Most homes in Togo do not have running water, so fetching water is a common daily chore for children.
- Among the Ewe, babies are named after the day of the week they are born but are often given a personal first name as well.
- To show respect, young people kneel when greeting an elder.
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