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Uganda: Crossroads’ goods invest in villages

Uganda: Crossroads’ goods invest in villages

Christine, a 49 year-old widow, lives in a grass thatched house with her 8 grandchildren whose parents died from HIV/AIDS. She...

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Baby seal toys bring smiles to trafficked women

Baby seal toys bring smiles to trafficked women

“These children will never have had a present all of their own without any sexual favours being demanded of them.” There’s...

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Moldova: Orphans and Abandoned Children

Moldova: Orphans and Abandoned Children

Orphans and abandoned children In Moldova, Europe’s poorest nation, unemployment and economic problems have led to widespread poverty and low living...

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Refugee fathers rebuild in Kenya

Refugee fathers rebuild in Kenya

“I can now afford to educate my son who is physically challenged. By buying my products you have changed my life,...

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Hong Kong innovation: So…Soap!

Hong Kong innovation: So…Soap!

What’s the ideal solution for a mother who wants to work in Hong Kong while caring for the family and for...

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Kitchen Crafts from Egypt

Kitchen Crafts from Egypt

For decades, refugees from around northern Africa have fled to Egypt to escape horrors like persecution, rape and genocide, yet they...

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Geobars: The original Fair Trade cereal bar

Geobars: The original Fair Trade cereal bar

Celia, of Chile, knows a thing or two about honey. A mother of five, Celia lives in the Valdivia region of...

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Silk Road Storytime

Silk Road Storytime

In a world where 1 billion children are living in poverty, we love nothing more than sowing seeds of compassion in...

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Cameroon: Cooking classes grow healthier kids

Cameroon: Cooking classes grow healthier kids

In the isolated region of far western Cameroon, village women could see that their children were getting sick too often. They...

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