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#Climate, #Coconuts & #Livelihoods

In the tropics, millions of people are dependent on coconuts for food, raw materials and livelihoods.This slow growing, high value commercial crop is vulnerable to climate change, with drought and prolonged climate events impacting growth. 76 more words

A Come to Jesus Meeting

The meeting, already having had exceeded an hour and seeming as if there were still hours to go, drudged along as if it were a living thing, a slow-stalking, life-threatening, monstrously evil thing. 229 more words


"Power To The People"

It’s a month today since I returned home from Indiaah. I left with no expectations. It all seemed quite unreal at the time and when I say the experience was beyond anything I ever imagined, believe me. 612 more words

starting simply ..... with a walk in the countryside

After an hour and a bit of blissful wandering we had encountered far more reminders of the past and visible signs of present livelihoods than I had expected from a simple walk.  1,059 more words


UN-HABITAT & Cities Alliance Partnership - Youth Project in Peru

(Department of Libertad) Trujillo, Peru: Department of La Libertad is a province in Trujillo located in the Northwestern part of Peru; it inhabits 811,979 people, where 65% of them counts as youth. 261 more words


Understanding Latin America’s Financial Inclusion Gap

This paper analyzes Latin America’s Financial Inclusion Gap, the difference between the average financial inclusion for Latin America and the corresponding average for a set of comparator countries. 138 more words

Poverty And Inequality

Harvest Fast Day 2014: Catalina’s harvest

Catalina is 31 and lives in a simple, but beautiful home with her mother in the picturesque parish of Santa Maria Chiquimula, Guatemala. I’m looking at their garden packed full of reds, greens and yellows – alive with fruit, vegetables and herbs. 588 more words