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Impacting Poor People Around the World

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2/16/16

A Woman Leader and Her Community’s Journey to Disaster Resilience

“All of the houses in my village were destroyed in a snap. As in we nearly lost everything.”

2/11/16

Risking your life everyday just for water

Even before the conflict started, collecting water was a risky business. Most water points in the area consist of little more than open wells and it was not uncommon that...

2/8/16

Lily Rose’s Diary: Part 2

Helping people in need and building my professional skills  

2/2/16

There will always be a solution as long as we have food

Collective savings and access to loans have helped a group of women in Ethiopia cope longer with the ongoing drought, but now resources are running out.

2/2/16

A labour of love

36 year old Sana makes the scenic drive up winding mountain roads to nearby olives groves on a daily basis. But she’s not appreciating the view. Sana is hidden behind blacked...

2/2/16

Surviving yet another winter

Refugee life in Jordan faces a myriad of problems, and almost every single one of these is exacerbated during the winter months from November till March. Life gets harder;...

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