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Fighting East African Famine Requires both Immediate and Long-term Solutions

August 1st, 2011

Food aid has begun to reach people in East Africa who are severely afflicted by the worst drought in 60 years. This emergency food aid is vital to prevent thousands […]

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Zeroing in on Farming in Africa as a Key to Long-Term Development

June 1st, 2011

At a recent meeting of the Chicago Council on Foreign Affairs, Bill Gates spoke of a new effort to help the farmers of Africa and South Asia build better lives […]

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Zeroing in on Farming in Africa as a Key to Long-Term Development

June 1st, 2011

At a recent meeting of the Chicago Council on Foreign Affairs, Bill Gates spoke of a new effort to help the farmers of Africa and South Asia build better lives […]

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Turning the Millennium Development Goals Into Reality

May 19th, 2011

Did you know that the Millennium Development Goals are the most ambitious, targeted, and comprehensive set of objectives ever created to eradicate extreme poverty? Established by the United Nations in […]

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Providing Hope to Ivorian Refugees in Liberia

April 15th, 2011

The conflict in the Ivory Coast has led to the fleeing of more than 80,000 Ivorian refugees to its neighbor Liberia. In the midst of this humanitarian disaster Aid for […]

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