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Moving Our World | Mindy

[ 'SHARE' Sept-Oct 2014 ] FOCUS – POVERTY REDUCTION

Written by: Mindy Kwan

When “poverty” is mentioned, media images of starving African children, toiling peasants in isolated mountains of China, and war refugees come to mind…. 1,146 more words

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Give Delhi Slum Dwellers the Hope of a Decent Home

[ 'SHARE' Sept-Oct 2014 ] STEP INTO THE WORLD

Mona (right) with her sewing teacher

About 1.8 million people in Delhi live in slums. Most of them used to live in villages and rural areas and migrated to the metropolis seeking for a better life. 396 more words

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Looking at Father God's World | Samantha

[ 'SHARE' Sept-Oct 2014 ] TAKING ACTION

Samantha (left) with CEDAR staff Mindy attending the conference in Malaysia in this June

Written by: Samantha Wong… 366 more words

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CEDAR Barefoot Walk 2014 • STEP UP & MOVE the WORLD!

Living in S L U M S

hortage of clean water, sanitation facilities and electricity

awlessness, exploitation, trafficking – parts of everyday life… 397 more words

Africa

Whose Hood?

Sometimes while at work patrolling the ghetto, I try to imagine what the neighborhood looked like before all the blight. What did those mansions look like before they were divided into multiunit apartment complexes? 255 more words

Training days at Manohara slum

Samudayik Sarathi, in a co-operation with the Embassy of Israel, organized a two-day training for the women of Manohara slum. The women were taught, how to use puppets as a way of teaching children about sanitation and hygiene. 109 more words

Player-Powered Stadium Floodlights Have Been Launched in Rio

The world’s first soccer field with floodlights powered by player movement was unveiled in Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday, but it’s not at the Maracanã. 195 more words