Economic Development

HEIFER INTERNATIONAL: Closing the Gender Gap

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At the current rate, experts predict it will take until 2133 to close the gender gap worldwide. More than 100 years is too long to wait.

We believe women deserve full equality today. Through training, self-help groups, and cooperatives, the women with whom we work become leaders— empowered to make decisions and respected by their communities.

TechnoServe: Helping Men and Women in the Developing World to Build Business

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TechnoServe works with enterprising people in the developing world to build competitive farms, businesses and industries.

TechnoServe is a nonprofit organization that develops business solutions to poverty by linking people to information, capital and markets. Their work is rooted in the idea that hardworking people can generate income, jobs and wealth for their families and communities. With more than four decades of proven results, they believe in the power of private enterprise to transform lives.

Learn more: http://www.technoserve.org/

HEIFER INTERNATIONAL: The END

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The end of hunger and poverty starts at Heifer International. Your gift will help a family lift themselves out of hunger and poverty, around the world and here at home.

HEIFER INTERNATIONAL: Dreams from the Desert

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Khardiata’s village is small, but that doesn’t stop her from dreaming big. Journey to Senegal and learn about farming life, the importance of water and how Heifer International is ending hunger and poverty around the world.

HEIFER INTERNATIONAL: Gender and Family Focus in Rwanda

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At Heifer International we believe that men and women must work in equally respected roles for a family to create a better future. In this testimonial video from Rwanda, Beatha Nyandwi and Boniface Sibomana share how Heifer's training has transformed their marriage and changed their lives.

UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST SERVICE COMMITTEE: A Girl in the Eco Village

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See what a day in the life of a girl in the Haiti eco-village is like and what opportunities and aspirations she has before her.

WATERAID: Soapmakers of Samabogo

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Out in the dusty plains of southern Mali, in the sprawling village of Samabogo, beneath the shade of the mango trees, something special is happening. The Soapmakers of Samabogo is a short film about friendship, entrepreneurship and female empowerment.

THE SALVATION ARMY WORLD SERVICE OFFICE: Candy making

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A summary of livelihoods programs in India by the Salvation Army World Service Office (SAWSO).

CATHOLIC MEDICAL MISSION BOARD: Goat-tastic

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A boy leading his goat

A boy with a goat, part of CMMB's goats and gardens program.

Photo credit: CMMB

EPISCOPAL RELIEF & DEVELOPMENT: Farmers in Myanmar

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Farmers in Myanmar

Farmers in Myanmar

Photo credit: Episcopal Relief & Development

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