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  • Reading and Reflection | Projects for Peace
    Nepalese nonprofit committed to supporting quality education and literacy for school age children when they designed their three part project establish a sustainable library and create and implement six weeks of book writing workshops for sixth grade students culminating in the writing illustration and publication of three culturally sensitive bilingual children s books Working in Chauni outside of Kathmandu at the Shree Pancha Kanya Secondary School Powell and Shrestha created

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/785 (2016-02-13)
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  • Life Connection Mission School | Projects for Peace
    with the addition of four classrooms and an administrative office The school is dedicated to providing children with a quality education and to producing responsible and productive graduates The addition enabled the school to add grades nine through 12 and to reallocate space in order to allow for a full school day for all grades benefitting over 500 students each year from preschool through high school Although difficult to obtain

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/804 (2016-02-13)
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  • Clean Water for Peace | Projects for Peace
    but regular exposure to arsenic can lead to serious long term health issues including cancer Paul and Minhaj used their Projects for Peace grant to mount an educational campaign about the realities of arsenic contamination and poisoning and to distribute over 100 Sono filters to individual households in Golaidanga in the Manikgoni District of Bangladesh In addition they supplied institutional filters to the local mosque and the primary and high

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/811 (2016-02-13)
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  • Madres Fuertes: Developing a Sustainable Future for Young Mothers | Projects for Peace
    Salas Lazo Strong Mothers was a project directed at indigenous adolescent mothers in the capital of Peru Mostly from the highlands originally these young women face discrimination segregation poverty and limited opportunities once they become mothers Over the course of the summer through a series of workshops and vocational training ten young women were introduced to the skills to actually become strong mothers In partnership with a local women s rights group Manuela Ramos workshops were organized and led by community experts on themes ranging from effective parenting skills to health issues of women and children and legal rights Three industrial sewing machines were purchased and the women were taught to produce handicrafts that were then sold at a local fair in Lima Training continues and the products are available for sale at several outlets in Peru and elsewhere Real practical skills were taught with the goal to give these new families the means to be productive members of Peruvian society Added benefits to the participants were the friendships and connections built In the words of one 16 year old participant I would never have imagined to be here meeting other girls in the same situation It is so gratifying

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/829 (2016-02-13)
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  • Water Treatment and Distribution System | Projects for Peace
    2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 Log On Water Treatment and Distribution System Project 268 Year 2009 Country Honduras School Lehigh University Proposal 268pro pdf Report 268rep pdf Students Evan Baugh Holly Canada Elizabeth Covillard Michael DeCrosta Mark Degenhart

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/832 (2016-02-13)
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  • Collaborating on Irrigation to Fight Hunger | Projects for Peace
    Calendar Forms International House News Search Projects 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 Log On Collaborating on Irrigation to Fight Hunger Project 270 Year 2009 Country Ethiopia School Luther College Proposal 270pro pdf Report 270rep pdf Students

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/839 (2016-02-13)
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  • Empowering Vuka Resettlement Community | Projects for Peace
    Forms International House News Search Projects 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 Log On Empowering Vuka Resettlement Community Project 271 Year 2009 Country Zimbabwe School Macalester College

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/843 (2016-02-13)
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  • One Month Journalist Training for Media Forces | Projects for Peace
    world Their project was a four week journalism training workshop for young Burmese held in Mae Sot Thailand on the Burma border Six news groups were invited to send two or three participants to the workshop and all were native Burmese representing many of the ethnic backgrounds of the country Led by professionals from the BBC and Radio Free Asia classes were held daily for several weeks The final week

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/851 (2016-02-13)
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