BuzzFeed News

Reporting To You

politics / win

21 Photos Of George W. Bush's Altruistic Visit To Zambia

The former president and his wife, former first lady Laura Bush, are in Zambia to promote the Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon, their cancer-fighting initiative. They also helped renovate a women's clinic.

Posted on July 1, 2013, at 4:06 p.m. ET

1.

Photo by Paul Morse for the George W. Bush Presidential Center

2. "The Government of Zambia is beginning to spread the Pink Ribbon-Red Ribbon Campaign throughout the country. We need to make people aware of this clinic so that they come here and get screened," Bush said according to the Times of Zambia.

Photo by Paul Morse for the George W. Bush Presidential Center

3. "We believe that all life is precious and we love coming back to Zambia. This facility was pretty run down and it needed help hence it has been cleaned with love," he added.

Photo by Paul Morse for the George W. Bush Presidential Center

4.

Photo by Paul Morse for the George W. Bush Presidential Center
ADVERTISEMENT

5.

Photo by Paul Morse for the George W. Bush Presidential Center

6.

Photo by Paul Morse for the George W. Bush Presidential Center

7.

Photo by Paul Morse for the George W. Bush Presidential Center

8.

Photo by Paul Morse for the George W. Bush Presidential Center
ADVERTISEMENT

9.

Photo by Paul Morse for the George W. Bush Presidential Center

10.

Photo by Paul Morse for the George W. Bush Presidential Center

11.

Photo by Paul Morse for the George W. Bush Presidential Center

12.

Photo by Paul Morse for the George W. Bush Presidential Center
ADVERTISEMENT

13.

Photo by Paul Morse for the George W. Bush Presidential Center

14.

Photo by Paul Morse for the George W. Bush Presidential Center

15.

Photo by Paul Morse for the George W. Bush Presidential Center

16.

Photo by Paul Morse for the George W. Bush Presidential Center
ADVERTISEMENT

17.

Photo by Paul Morse for the George W. Bush Presidential Center

18.

Photo by Paul Morse for the George W. Bush Presidential Center

19.

Photo by Paul Morse for the George W. Bush Presidential Center

20.

Photo by Paul Morse for the George W. Bush Presidential Center

21. The former president attended a Catholic Church service in Livingstone, Zambia as well. "The church service was beautiful and I am glad we went there," Bush said.

Photo by Paul Morse for the George W. Bush Presidential Center

All photos via the Bush Presidential Center Flickr feed and used with permission.

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT