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Women in Cluster-Approach Agro-enterprise Development

story and photos by Aiko Jane Osa/CRS.

Parena Farmers Association in Giporlos, Eastern Samar is one of the 40 clusters formed through the Phase 2B of CRS Livelihood Program funded by CAFOD. 1,440 more words

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Global Nutrition Launches Scorecard

On the occasion of the UN General Assembly and a side event on the Decade of Action for Nutrition, Generation Nutrition is launching a scorecard that looks at how well 50 high-burden countries are doing in setting national nutrition targets and reaching global ones. 364 more words

Care Practice

Forestry and Community in the Appalachian Woodlands

The lush Appalachian woodlands of the southeastern United States are an ecological treasure. The forested hills and mountains provide habitat to an astounding 59 percent of all bird species and 49 percent of all mammal species in the United States, making it one of the most biodiverse landscapes in North America. 1,169 more words


Re-establishing home and hope in Sinjar

Na’ima strode out to meet her guests with a confident and open smile, wrapping her traditional Yazidi scarf of purple loosely around her hair as she inquired about the chickens.  480 more words


How can FLEGT truly address illegal logging?

David Gritten, RECOFTC Senior Programme Officer, discusses how FLEGT (Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade) provides a great opportunity to address illegal logging IF it is based on strengthening the rights of local communities. 741 more words


Impacts of an unconditional cash transfer programme using a subjective well-being approach

This study analyzes the impact of an exogenous, positive income shock on caregivers’ subjective well-being in Malawi using panel data from 3,365 households targeted to receive Malawi’s Social Cash Transfer Programme that provides unconditional cash to ultra-poor, labour-constrained households. 108 more words

Social Protection

Life As A refugee

Ever imagined being a refugee? Imagine being forced to leave a place you have always called home” your country ” to safety… If  lucky enough  you  may pack a bag. 213 more words