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Impacting Poor People Around the World

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11/5/17

Sen Shows How Empowering Women Benefits Everyone

Feeling inferior. Being ignored. Having limited control over decisions in her family. This was the situation Sen, 31, experienced every day.

11/5/17

From Laborer to Leader: How Two Years of Training has Transformed Khen's Life

Khen, 25, used to earn money working as a laborer near her rural village in Cambodia. Her pay was based on available work, which was sporadic at best. She'd even contemplated...

11/3/17

Maryam Dreams of a Life Where She Attends School

When Maryam leaves her home in Yemen at 7 o’clock in the morning to fetch water, she waves at her friends who go to the school just next to her house. While walking for hours...

11/3/17

Escaping Violence in South Sudan, Women's Groups Offer Support

Since violence erupted in South Sudan in 2016, the number of people who have fled to safety in Uganda has exceeded one million.

11/3/17

If you educate a girl you educate a whole nation.

Fatima, 25, is a volunteer for CARE International in Yemen.

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