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Impacting Poor People Around the World

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7/15/14

Olima Wo Suka: The Sound of Progress

Gracienda Antonio sets the dry stalks ablaze and watches smoke billow up into the blue skies of northern Mozambique. Burning the fields after harvest is a tradition among...

6/19/14

Our Paths May Be Different, Our Destination Is The Same. [1]

As I entered the hut, I paused. Pulling the end of my dupatta (piece of cloth used by women to cover their chest and head), I wiped off perspiration from my brow. Mariam came...

6/19/14

Regaining My Right to Live With Dignity

March 20, 2012, was a day like any other spring day.  The day was bright and sunny; the trees were sprouting new green leaves; the flowers were in full bloom; and the birds...

6/19/14

Standing up for a Livelihood

Crippled from birth, Viliazee Claudine’s life has always been a challenging one.  In her village of Ankilimitraha in the southern part of Madagascar, others have always put...

6/19/14

“Don’t worry, be happy … be safe!”

‘It’s normal Zeba! There is nothing to worry about!’ I was told this repeatedly in the last 4 days and I tried to believe that there was really nothing to worry about. It was...

6/19/14

She Walked Her Talk

CARE’s Nutrition Foundations for Mothers and Children project, locally known as Maziko (“Foundation” in the local language), is working in the central region of Malawi. It is...

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