After a visit with farmers in Tigray and Amhara, a Susan Sontag quote gets under my skin. A photographer friend posted a Susan Sontag quote recently on his Facebook page that I happened to read right after returning from a field visit to Ethiopia. It made me think hard about the 10 days I had […]
How a little knowledge, and inspiration, can make a difference in the lives of people.
Bursting with vitality, warmth, and curiosity, Ethiopia is opening its arms and countryside to the world. Can it preserve its profound dignity and cultural independence while it develops and thrives?
We’re in a long struggle against poverty, but your participation in the fight is making a difference.
Syrian refugees tell incredible stories of flight, nightmarish dilemmas, and hope.
Every year Google releases its Year in Search results and these three cracked the top list. This year the results come with enough visualizations and downloadable data sets to keep analysts warm through winter. They also bring a global message of hope and empathy.
‘What came through for me was their incredible strength in overcoming the many challenges women farmers face—all while taking care of their families and finding the means to send their children to school.’
Community outreach workers have helped transform worry into action on Ebola prevention.
How toilets fight poverty, and what you can do to help get them to the people who need them