Empowering rural women in Zambia out of poverty

LUSAKA, May 10, 2021– By the time Sofia Chansa, 49, received a scholarship equivalent to 200 Kwacha, her life changed. With this money, she was able to expand her vegetable garden – once too small to support her family – to grow enough tomatoes and onions to sell in the …

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5 startups that won funding and mentorship

As a Bornean (Sarawakian, in particular) myself, I am always proud to learn and write about Bornean entrepreneurship. But I’ve lived in Selangor for almost a decade now, and a lot of my work is focused on West Malaysia. So, I have very little knowledge about what the ecosystem of …

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Mentorship program matches students with the police

Mentorship program to expose youth to law enforcement career paths has partnered with Select North Orange County, California, schools. The Bigs with Badges program, a partnership between Big Brothers Big Sisters and the Northern Orange County Public Safety Task Force, aims to expose students to potential careers in public safety …

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