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A simple dam and irrigation system could bring water to the desert – and transform lives across North Darfur
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Technology challenging poverty
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News from our blogs
“The gift of material goods makes people dependent, but the gift of knowledge makes them free”, these profound words of E.F...
Talking about shit for a week in India — a fascinating context to present our sanitation work! India, a country that has undertaken ...
Mother’s Day is one of my favourite days of the year. Not because of all the festivities or pastries (which I don’t mind!), but beca...
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