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12/7/16

The Sun Powering Climate Adaptation in Niger

AMAN BADER, NIGER – Disconnected from the grid, and challenged with long distances to towns and neighboring villages, people living in Aman Bader and other remote villages...

12/7/16

Dreams Continued After Haiyan

LEYTE, PHILIPPINES – As the old saying goes, tough times don’t last; tough people do. Annaliza Caindoc, a 32-year-old maker of herbal tea powder from Albuera in Leyte, had to...

12/7/16

Beyond My Dreams

Yeshehareg Asradew, a 48-year-old mother of three, had never once thought that her family’s miserable existence could be changed so dramatically in such a short period of...

12/7/16

Life After War Crisis Is Possible

MPANGA, RWANDA – It took 15 years for Gloria Kabagwira to get back to her native Rwanda, after fleeing the unrest in the mid-1990s.

12/7/16

Modernizing the Zanzibar Soap Market: Lulua and Hamisi’s Story

ZANZIBAR, TANZANIA – At the northern tip of Pemba, Zanzibar, the air is sweet with clove fragrance from farmers preparing their September spice harvests. Cloves rain from...

11/18/16

Post Election: Helping Our Daughters to Be Brave

The U.S. Presidential election affected girls in unprecedented and personal ways. Many saw themselves reflected in a presidential nominee for the first time.

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