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Strengthening Resilience: Promise in a Time of Climate Change

Strengthening Resilience: Promise in a Time of Climate Change

| November 14, 2017

During an afternoon of sun between the rains in the village of Tuol Ta Aek, a group of children play outside. Nearby, the water line is evident on the villagers’ homes and fences where the floods reached a year ago.

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Adwoa Adezawa: The Young Woman and the Sea

Adwoa Adezawa: The Young Woman and the Sea

| March 22, 2017

Throughout West Africa, women are often called the “invisible fishers” and their significant roles in the fishing industry mostly go unmeasured. And yet, it is becoming increasingly clear that women quietly dominate the sector—even if they don’t go out in boats.

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In St. Petersburg, an LGBT film festival hangs on in face of Russian homophobia

In St. Petersburg, an LGBT film festival hangs on in face of Russian homophobia

| January 9, 2015

“In St. Petersburg, an LGBT film festival hangs on in face of Russian homophobia” discusses the challenges faced by the organizers of the Side by Side LGBT Film Festival in Novosibirsk. This piece by Nora Fitzgerald was published by The Washington Post on November 14, 2014.

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