image Jan 22, 2017 12:30 PM ET Santa Fe, NM: Out of Eden Walk: Year Five. Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Paul Salopek’s 21,000-mile, decade-long experiment in slow journalism – A storytelling walk across the planet that serves as a bridge between continents, languages, nationalities and creeds. iCrowdNewswire - Jan 22, 2017 - It’s been four years since Paul Salopek, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, set out on foot from a campsite in Ethiopia on the Out of Eden Walk—a 21,000-mile, decade-long experiment in slow journalism. (more...)

Jan 22, 2017 12:00 PM ET NAIROBI: Why Polio Campaigns Must Reach Every Last Child in Kenya iCrowdNewswire - Jan 22, 2017 - For a long time, no person in Kenya suffered the devastating disability that is caused by polio. In fact, the only reminder in the early 2000s was the victims in the streets of Nairobi, many of whom had been paralyzed as children and adults. Their lives were ravaged by this terrible, vaccine-preventable disease. (more...)

image Jan 21, 2017 4:16 PM ET Guyana: Escapade Carbet – Nouvelle édition ! Guide des vacances en hamac iCrowdNewswire - Jan 21, 2017 - Le guide de l'hébergement en hamac et du tourisme durable en Guyane est de retour dans une NOUVELLE VERSION : 80 pages supplémentaires, 90 adresses dont une vingtaine de nouveaux carbets et plein de conseils, astuces et bons plans ! (more...)

image Jan 20, 2017 12:32 PM ET Kenya: Simion – A loan of $600 helps to add stock of milk to sell. iCrowdNewswire - Jan 20, 2017 - Simion is a happily married man aged 42 years old who supports his family. Simion is a milk vendor and he has been doing this business for a long time. He collects milk from farmers and takes it to the dairy plant and he makes good income from the business. He has hired people who assist in gathering it and he likes helping the community. (more...)

image Jan 20, 2017 8:13 AM ET Kenya: Robert’s Group – A loan of $575 helps a member to buy cost efficient maize seeds and fertilizer for the coming harvesting season. iCrowdNewswire - Jan 20, 2017 - Robert is 71 years old and has 8 children. He has been a farmer for more than 20 years and is always said to be a very experienced farmer. Even though Robert is the only one featured in the above picture, he is actually representing his group formed by 12 farmers in Chwele District, Kenya. (more...)

image Jan 20, 2017 7:14 AM ET Mali: Mohamed – A loan of $8,000 helps to buy high-quality tools to increase production and buy raw materials to continue ancient Tuareg silversmith traditions. iCrowdNewswire - Jan 20, 2017 - Mohamed was born in Mali as a 7th generation silversmith. He learned the art of silversmithing from his father, who learned it from his own father. Mohamed founded Timidwa (Timidwa means ‘friendship’ in Tamachek, the language of the Tuareg people in Mali) to help local Tuareg artisans and to maintain Tuareg traditions. (more...)

image Jan 19, 2017 6:55 PM ET Rwanda: Umusingi Group – A loan of $7,550 helps a member to buy more clothes for selling. iCrowdNewswire - Jan 19, 2017 - Umusingi cb is a group represented by Liliane, who is 33 years old. The group name means “Foundation” in English. She is married and has 3 children aged 7-12 years. She sells clothes and has been running this business for the past 8 years. (more...)

image Jan 19, 2017 2:54 PM ET Rwanda: Ubumwe Group – A loan of $4,700 helps a member to buy more second-hand clothes, such as dresses, trousers, jumpers, etc., to sell to her community. iCrowdNewswire - Jan 19, 2017 - Solange is a 32-year-old, married mother of four children. She is the leader of the Ubumwe group, a group composed of 17 members. In the photo, she is the woman who has raised up her hand. (more...)

image Jan 19, 2017 7:05 AM ET Rwanda: Duhaguruketwese Cb Group – A loan of $4,450 helps a member to buy more beans,cassava and banana for sale. iCrowdNewswire - Jan 19, 2017 - Duhaguruketwese cb is a group presented by Laurence who is 54 years old. She is married with 3 children aged between 24 and 31 years.The group name means “Let us all stand up” in English. (more...)

image Jan 18, 2017 7:33 PM ET Rwanda: Abizeranye Cb Sub Grp A Group – A loan of $7,750 helps a member to buy more juice, fruits, bread and snacks for selling. iCrowdNewswire - Jan 18, 2017 - ABIZERANNYE cb is a group represented by Liliane,who is 33 years old.The group name means “Trusted people” in English.She is married and has 2 children aged 5 and 10 years. She owns a mini super market and has been running this business for the past 4 years. (more...)

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