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Maisha Film Maisha Film
Karibu! Here, we have all the information about our documentary film, Maisha: A New Life Outside the Mines.
The "walking sisters" deliver results for the impoverished Congolese of Kolwezi The "walking sisters" deliver results for the impoverished Congolese of Kolwezi
Chances are you’ve never heard of Kolwezi, located in the south of the mineral-rich Democratic Republic of Congo. But you probably carry around with you a piece of Kolwezi wherever you go.
Constructing networks between Bolivia and Chile to improve the lives of migrant women Constructing networks between Bolivia and Chile to improve the lives of migrant women
Chile is one of South America’s most stable and prosperous nations with a fast growing economy and increasing wealth. However, nearby in bordering Bolivia the situation is vastly different.
Thai artisans craft their way out of poverty Thai artisans craft their way out of poverty
For the past three decades, Thailand has been at or near the top of Southeast Asia’s fastest growing economies. The boom, however, has barely touched the rural Northeast, the North, nor the slums of the capital city, Bangkok.
A clean slate in Kenya: the women of Embu are proud new stakeholders in a promising business they helped create A clean slate in Kenya: the women of Embu are proud new stakeholders in a promising business they helped create
Just over a dozen years ago a group of women from the slums of Embu, having nowhere else to turn, called on the Good Shepherd Sisters of Kenya. These women were the victims of particularly oppressive cultural practices and sexual discrimination.
New Asian and Latin American Mission Development Offices to aid women and children in need New Asian and Latin American Mission Development Offices to aid women and children in need
The Good Shepherd Sisters do their part to contribute to a more equitable and inclusive society, where the rights of the most vulnerable, in particular women and children, are respected and promoted through individual empowerment and sustainable community development.
Kenya: Euphrasia Women’s Centre, a vital lifeline for Nairobi's poorest Kenya: Euphrasia Women’s Centre, a vital lifeline for Nairobi's poorest
Mukuru is a sprawling slum in Nairobi where an estimated 200,000 people live. Poverty is everywhere you turn.
Syria's humanitarian crisis spills into Lebanon's Bekaa Valley Syria's humanitarian crisis spills into Lebanon's Bekaa Valley
Now in its fourth year, Syria's violent civil war has forced more than two million people to flee their country creating what is called the worst ongoing humanitarian crisis on earth. According to the latest figures from the UNHCR, one million registered Syrian refugees are in Lebanon.
Karunalayam Shelter: A "Temple of Grace" to protect at-risk girls from human traffickers Karunalayam Shelter: A "Temple of Grace" to protect at-risk girls from human traffickers
India is the single largest source of trafficked women in the world, and the state of Andhra Pradesh stands out as its worst offender. The largest share of trafficked children for sexual exploitation comes from this part of the country, according to a recent Human Development Report.
A summer they won't forget for Beirut's high-risk youths A summer they won't forget for Beirut's high-risk youths
The Good Shepherd Sisters of Lebanon have had a steadying presence in this tiny country since 1893, providing, more recently, vital