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Bosawas, Below the Surface

While it was not the first journey down the Rio Coco for Change for Children staff, the unique perspective of Paragon brigade participants experiencing the reserve for the fir... While it was not the first journey down the Rio Coco for Change for Children staff, the unique persp...

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Women Organize in the Gateway to the Amazon

Not only do we bear witness to, but we also reap the rewards (through multiple taste test opportunities) of the women cooperativos who have learned through workshops to prepar... Not only do we bear witness to, but we also reap the rewards (through multiple taste test opportunit...

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Promoting Local Food Sovereignty in Guatemala

Guatemala is a country rich in fertile agricultural land. Incredibly, it is also a country in which the United Nations estimates that roughly 50% of children are chronically m... Guatemala is a country rich in fertile agricultural land. Incredibly, it is also a country in which ...

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Food - here and there

I love food. I think eating a good meal with friends and family is one of the truly fine things in life. BUT many of us are beginning to realize the food that is on our plates... I love food. I think eating a good meal with friends and family is one of the truly fine things in l...

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Better Nutrition in Bolivia

The Better Nutrition, Better Learning project is going very well in Alto Beni, Bolivia! Our partner organization, Fundacion RENACE is well on their way to achieving their proj... The Better Nutrition, Better Learning project is going very well in Alto Beni, Bolivia! Our partner ...

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Change Your World Youth Tour

From July 6th and 16th, five Alberta Youth entered the BOSAWAS Biosphere Reserve via the Coco River, along with ACGC and Change for Children staff, representatives of CFCA’s p... From July 6th and 16th, five Alberta Youth entered the BOSAWAS Biosphere Reserve via the Coco River,...

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Change Your World Tour Highlights

The youth attended the inauguration of the first community water well drilled using Change for Children’s new drilling machine!            ... The youth attended the inauguration of the first community water well drilled using Change for Child...

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Successful Sustainability

Our Nutrition project in Guatemala addresses some of the most pressing issues in development today. Indigenous farmers are being pushed off their traditional lands due to land... Our Nutrition project in Guatemala addresses some of the most pressing issues in development today. ...

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Making Inequality History

As the 2015 deadline to reach the Millenium Development Goals nears, a call to “Make Inequality History” is becoming an important component of the “Make Pove... As the 2015 deadline to reach the Millenium Development Goals nears, a call to “Make Inequalit...

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Education & Preservation in the BOSAWAS

For 12 years CFCA has worked in the BOSAWAS biosphere reserve of Nicaragua – also known as “the lungs of Central America.“  This very important ecological region i... For 12 years CFCA has worked in the BOSAWAS biosphere reserve of Nicaragua – also known as “th...

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