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Impacting Poor People Around the World

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9/26/13

From Laborer to Cultivator, a Journey of Change

It was Saturday, the weekly payday for the tea workers, when they are usually at home. But not Ramya.

9/26/13

We Can Win

Manjura and Mansura sisters -- 7 and 8 years old, respectively -- who live in the Shastri Park slum of Delhi, India. The slum is located near the railway line and their...

9/26/13

Saving Durga

“Babita! You are going to be a mother soon!” As these words echoed in me I felt a sense of fear. It was difficult for a 20-year-old to imagine what being a mother was like.

9/26/13

No More Child Brides

What does a wedding day look like to a five year old, especially if it is her wedding day?

6/17/13

Born a Refugee

Manal, who is 30 and a Syrian refugee, gave birth to a baby in Beirut, Lebanon two months ago.

6/1/13

The Long Road to School in Cambodia

Bouvanna Nhem crosses a river during her 8-mile hike to school. Arriving late and out of breath, it's hard to concentrate in class. Making the long trek each day wears her...

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