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  • Stars for Knowledge, Knowledge for Change | Projects for Peace
    Calendar Forms International House News Search Projects 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 Log On Stars for Knowledge Knowledge for Change Project 751 Year 2013 Country Bangladesh School Grinnell College Proposal 751pro Report 751rep Students Inara Sunan

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/2790 (2016-02-13)
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  • Senuyaa: To Purify | Projects for Peace
    Community Helen held a benefit concert specifically in support of their project and her long relationship with the Guineans greatly facilitated things including helping to bring together several ethnic groups Malinke Sousou Baga Nanlui and Forestier in support of the project Helen inspired Matt and Jesus with her compelling message We can become a powerful and unlimited force just by opening ourselves up to understanding one another in that process

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/2583 (2016-02-13)
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  • Empowering Female Entrepreneurs | Projects for Peace
    seed fund to implement those businesses To do so she traveled to India to work with a rural development initiative in which the women of the villages were already divided into self help groups Garima realized it was extremely important that the ideas for a business be generated by the women themselves thereby creating commitment to those ventures embraced by the group Similarly it was essential that the women gathered

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/2793 (2016-02-13)
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  • Rung Oi - Rainforest Education in Vietnam | Projects for Peace
    project with two goals in mind to provide awareness and experiential learning opportunities about the rainforest for students in Vietnam and to create a community of support for future rainforest related as well as other community projects in Vietnam In addition to the Projects for Peace grant he gained support from Live Learn an Australian organization that supports community projects in Vietnam Work began in March putting together largely through Skype three groups whose members were spread out around the world and who would be responsible for program public relations and logistics Duy and his team found it hard at a distance and at the grassroots level to arrange for a venue and to recruit the students to attend the envisioned monthlong education program In retrospect he concluded that working first through the Ministry of Education would have been a better route to take Last minute social networking however led to 720 applications for the 400 slots available so in the end everything exceeded original expectations and the rainforest summer camp went as planned Since this was the first ever rainforest related project in Vietnam Huy and his team sought to gain maximum public relations for Rung Oi They succeeded

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/2609 (2016-02-13)
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  • Barongin Savings and Investment Society | Projects for Peace
    full cooperative society The BASIS project was aligned with RREADI a small NGO in Barongin that is involved in linking local farmers to Uganda Breweries Limited through a sorghum growing project The first stage of the project was savings and loans training Twelve groups totaling 318 people received this training and seven of those groups totaling 202 people got additional training in financial literacy Still under development but underway is

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/2830 (2016-02-13)
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  • The Integral of Bio-sand/Ceramic Filtration | Projects for Peace
    2008 2007 Log On The Integral of Bio sand Ceramic Filtration Project 799 Year 2013 Country Honduras School University of Maine Proposal 799pro Report 799rep Students Daniel Ackerman Katie Delong Zachary Diehl Eliot Gagne Christopher Hopper Molly Kirkpatrick Zachary Mason

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/2661 (2016-02-13)
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  • Providing Sustainable Clean Water for Drinking | Projects for Peace
    Drinking Aman and Sibusiso s project had two goals The first was to provide clean and safe drinking water through the construction of a well in Wana and the rehabilitation of a previously defunct well in Gonay Shagla both in the Tigray region of Ethiopia The second goal was to educate members of those communities on proper hygiene and sanitation To implement their project they partnered with three experienced organizations Water to Thrive and A Glimmer of Hope both in the United States and Relief Society of Tigray REST in Ethiopia These partnerships provided added funding as well as expertise to the project Looking beyond the immediate benefits of the project Aman and Sibusiso were motivated by the prospect that access to clean water will have long term generational effects They foresee children unburdened from chores and able to attend school thereby having opportunities their parents were denied They envision the absence of diseases from clean water meaning a decline in premature deaths of children and greater health for young mothers They see overall improvements for all members of the communities in which they worked and they have the assurance from A Glimmer of Hope that teams of engineers will

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/2663 (2016-02-13)
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  • Music for Conflict Resolution Symposium | Projects for Peace
    musical community to learn from this interaction how best to put their idea into practice and to foster ownership by the desired participants The International YMCA considered a neutral space was chosen for the venue and the symposium reported Lian and Alex went off without a hitch The event included workshops about effective facilitation language and the connective power of musical improvisation a panel discussion from five leaders in the

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/2671 (2016-02-13)
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