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“I didn’t know what it was. I was shocked. I thought it was a disease.” Venancia, a schoolgirl in rural Tanzania describes getting her first period.
In the aftermath of the Nepal earthquakes, SNV’s improved cookstove programme reaches the milestone of 50,000 improved cookstoves finding their way through the market.
In the media, the MENA region emerges as a group of fragmented and contentious societies badly in need of help, but incapable of helping themselves. Nothing could be further from the truth.
Gender gaps are still present in the critical skills needed to run a successful enterprise. Mwendwa tries to close this gap between men and women, as well as between farmers and non-farm businesses.
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