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Faced with a lack of opportunity in their homeland, Mexican farmers Marvin Garcia Salas and Santiago Cruz have both been forced to migrate north to provide for their families. Now, thanks to several organizations that are responding to the root cause of illegal immigration by working towards sustainable development practices in rural Mexico, they are able to stay home.
In Bangladesh, the birthplace of the Grameen bank and the global microcredit movement, women and their families are saving for the future, with help from bank systems that serve the poor.
Southern Ethiopia is being hit hard by climate change, and the region's women often bear the brunt of hardships caused by unpredictable weather patterns and drought. But these women are reacting by empowering themselves, partnering with a local organization to share information and improve their living conditions.
- Illegal immigration: Mexicans choosing to stay at home
- Linda Chavez: Drop in illegal immigration opens door for real reforms
- New Reality Emerging on Illegal Immigration
- Yunus loses last legal battle to stay in Grameen
- Microfinance pioneer Muhammad Yunus’ first interview since ousting
- How You Can Help Support Prof. Yunus
- ETHIOPIA: Floods pose new threat to food security
- EASTERN AFRICA: Too soon to blame climate change for drought
- East Africa: Ifad Urges Investment in Agriculture
- Agros International
- Bread for the World - How You Can Help
- Grameen Foundation
- Women of Concern › Educating girls in Bangladesh
- Shidhulai Swanirvar Sangstha
- Oxfam: East Africa Food Crisis
- Farm Africa: Empowering pastoralists to achieve change
- Pastoral and Environmental Network in the Horn of Africa (PENHA)