Stories

Cameroon: Vocational Training in Rural Communities

Cameroon: Vocational Training in Rural Communities

SHIPMENT FEEDBACK The village of Eyangntui in Cameroon is one of the most remote and disadvantaged communities in the region. People...

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Kenya: Training and Job Creation

Kenya: Training and Job Creation

SHIPMENT FEEDBACK In the region of Kenya that received this shipment, 65% of people in live on less than $1/day. Most...

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Cameroon: Investing in Rural Health

Cameroon: Investing in Rural Health

SHIPMENT FEEDBACK It is estimated that just over a third of Cameroon’s population live below the poverty line, with many people...

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Cameroon: Rural Community Development

Cameroon: Rural Community Development

SHIPMENT FEEDBACK Crossroads’ partners on this shipment wrote of the endless factors that keep people trapped in poverty: unreliable electricity supply,...

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Cameroon: Education for Empowerment

Cameroon: Education for Empowerment

SHIPMENT FEEDBACK Ranking just 151 out of 189 on the Human Development Index, Cameroon is facing significant challenges. Although the people...

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Uganda: Libraries, Classrooms and Communities

Uganda: Libraries, Classrooms and Communities

SHIPMENT FEEDBACK Over 50% of Uganda’s population are regarded as ‘working poor’. This means that, despite being in regular employment, they...

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Nigeria: Building Communities Together

Nigeria: Building Communities Together

SHIPMENT FEEDBACK Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa and one of the world’s largest oil producers, however decades of...

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Morocco: Investing in a Community

Morocco: Investing in a Community

SHIPMENT FEEDBACK In the mountainous region outside Casablanca lies the village of Zaouit Irs. There are just two off-road tracks that...

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Cameroon: Empowerment through Education

Cameroon: Empowerment through Education

SHIPMENT FEEDBACK “Our centre attends to almost 2,500 persons a year. These are the people who are directly impacted and we...

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