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9/16/08

Time Machines

My first lesson in the realities of poverty and global inequality came on a trip to Guatemala when I was four years old. My father, a doctor, had volunteered for a rural medical project, and Read More

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9/5/08

Mali Education

I admit it; I loved school as a kid. I'd play it cool at the end of the summer and pretend to dread the coming school year like everyone else, but secretly I couldn't wait to meet my new teacher, Read More

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9/1/08

Final Thoughts on Malawi

As the journey in Malawi came to an end, I was left both humbled and deeply impressed by the women I've met. One of the most moving things I heard on this trip was that women were encouraged by Read More

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8/30/08

Women Investing in Business Together in Malawi, the "Warm Heart of Africa"

If I could summarize what I have seen in Kaundama village in just a word, it would be "harmony". I have met the delightful, inspiring members of the Namirazi women's association (named for a local Read More

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8/21/08

Women Helping Women in the Warm Heart of Africa ─ Creating Access to Credit Where There Was None



Photographer PhilBorgestraveled for two weeks in May to
Malawi with colleague filmmaker/photographer Smith Patrick to learn about how Read More

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8/7/08

Notes From a Conference Veteran

Helene Gayle, MD, MPH, President and CEO, CARE
USA,
shares her thoughts from the ground at theXVII International
AIDS Conference in
Mexico City.
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8/5/08

Standing Together at AIDS 2008

At the 2008 International AIDS conference in Mexico City,
an event the size of a small city, it is a relief to see some familiar
faces. I already knew a handful of the 30 colleagues Read More

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8/1/08

Give Me A Chance

July 27th was national Election Day in
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7/17/08

Will Cambodia Follow Ethiopia”s Step?

7/9/08

When Giving Life Means Risking Life

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