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These Female Leaders Are Driving Sustainability for the UN Foundation
United Nations Foundation

Last week the UN Foundation gathered four trailblazing women from different sectors to discuss how we can address the persistent barriers to gains that gender equality and sustainability promise. Key takeaways included how women are in the driver’s seat for sustainable development and climate action…

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Local School in Rwanda Receives EduFinance Award for Quality Performance
Jean d'Amour Mbonyinshuti

Opportunity International has honored the Busy Bees Foundation School, located in a local sector in the Gasabo District in Rwanda, as winners of a continental quality education competition. According to Renee McAlpin, the African Coordinator for Education Quality at Opportunity International, the school exhibited an…

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WaterCredit Provides Hope for Family in Indonesia

Uni, a widow raising four grandchildren in a rural village in Jakarta, Indonesia, lives in a home just above a canal that gets water for cooking, drinking, and bathing. While her family is not in a position to pay for a water connection up front,…

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This Couple Has Brought Education Into Their Neighborhood in Uganda
Opportunity International

Ugandan locals Violate Matovu and her husband Fred noticed that kids in their community were walking up to two miles per day to get to school. Using some existing structures, land, and loans from Opportunity International, they started the Jordan Crossers School that has now…

Learn More Expands Work To Provide Safe Water in Ethiopia

Ethiopia has experienced recurring bouts of drought and floods for years which hinders much of the country’s access to an adequate water supply and improved sanitation. works in Tigray utilizing farming techniques to support local sustenance and livelihoods. WaterCredit continues to finance water taps,…

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