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Impacting Poor People Around the World

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10/7/13

Don’t Hide

Seruka or “Don’t Hide,” is an organization in Bujumbura, Burundi, that provides confidential medical support for survivors of

10/4/13

Lifting a Burden From Hard-Working Ethiopian Women

It takes a lot of strength to carry 55 pounds of water for more than four hours across eastern Ethiopia’s arid highlands. It also takes particular strength to change the...

10/4/13

Mali Conflict: A Disrupted Past, an Uncertain Future

In an outer suburb of Bamako – Mali's capital - with half finished buildings on dusty dirt roads covered in litter, you enter a two-story house. Like many other derelict...

10/3/13

Kallani and Jumar: Turning Milk Into Money for Their Family

Work is hard to find in Koibortopara, the remote village in northern Bangladesh where Kallani and her family struggled for years to survive. “We had no way out,” she says. “...

10/3/13

A Story of Progress

One of hunger’s cruelest tricks is that it reinforces and replicates itself. Yanka says that when forced to choose between school for her children and food, she chose food....

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