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9/30/13

Joytara Is a Rarity

Joytara is a rarity in Bangladesh: she is a female landowner having purchased the land in her own name. 

9/30/13

A Ray of Hope for Survivors of Early Marriage

Married at a tender age of 12, Yenguse Chekole is now a 17 year old girl. She wears a full smile when speaking about the changes she and her group members are experiencing...

9/30/13

A Giant Ladder for the Rural Poor

Most young people in Andoung Tek commune in the southwestern province of Cambodia are eager to migrate to other provinces or over the border to Thailand, as they expect to...

9/30/13

Kididi Hope

My name is Maria Elisabeth Avindio. In 1989, a war broke out in the area around Andulo – the town where I used to live here in Angola – and my family was in danger living...

9/30/13

Mireille Is on the Road to Financial Stability

Three years ago, a massive earthquake destroyed Mireille Henry's home in Haiti, killing her mother and trapping her daughter under the rubble for five hours.

9/30/13

“Alice, what’s your secret? Did you come into some inheritance?”

After a one hour drive on tortuous roads outside of Dame Marie, I finally reach "Nan Sapou," a commune of Grande-Anse.

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