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Impacting Poor People Around the World

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2/26/16

Creating Space for Women to Participate Provides Mutual Benefits

It’s another hot and humid August morning in Ghana’s Upper West region.

2/25/16

Breaking Out of Traditional Gender Roles

Change is taking place in the Upper West region of Ghana.

2/25/16

Ethiopian families on the brink

Towards the end of February in the northeast of Ethiopia, a mother of four prepared a meal for her children with the very last sorghum grains she had left. These seeds were...

2/23/16

Building Local Knowledge is Key to Solving Sanitation Problem in Ghana

The deadline for the world to meet its Millennium Development Goals is just months away, yet in Ghana, while the country is on track to meet its 77 percent safe water source...

2/22/16

Strengthening Community Cohesion

Lantaa Nur or “togetherness” is the name of a new village savings and loan association (VSLA) in Tabier village in Ghana’s Upper West Region. Group members say the name fits...

2/16/16

Lily Rose’s Diary: Part 3

Our days are long, but the needs are great Three months have passed since I came to Unity and started work in the Primary Health Care Center to expand my professional...

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