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- Putting Nigeria first - BusinessDay
[?]Putting Nigeria first
So-called 'rescue operations', consisting largely of grants, were made to countries ranging from Benin Republic to Zimbabwe, Cape Verde, Guinea, Senegal, Niger, Togo, Liberia and Mali. A strong element of such assistance has been by way of concessional ...
- This Thanksgiving, remember women can end hunger - CNN (blog)
[?]This Thanksgiving, remember women can end hunger
Hunger is especially pronounced in developing countries like Benin, where one in three households is considered food insecure. As a volunteer for the Peace Corps in Benin from 2000-2002, I saw firsthand the devastating effect that hunger and poverty ...
- December gardening hints: Move shrubs, spade beds - Charlotte Observer
[?]December gardening hints: Move shrubs, spade beds
I've been lucky enough to live in two places ? Togo, where I served in the Peace Corps, and Bolinas, in Northern California ? where people celebrate the Winter Solstice, the shortest day of the year, with goofy processions and general merriment. Makes ...
- 54 New Peace Corps Volunteers Sworn-in - AllAfrica.com
[?]54 New Peace Corps Volunteers Sworn-in
The volunteers will contribute to the development of eight regions in the country for two years. Some 54 Americans aged 20 and above on Wednesday, November 20, 2013 in Yaounde were sworn-in for Peace Corps Cameroon Sustainable Livelihoods, ...
- Peace Corps volunteering provides opportunities for students - Crimson
[?]Peace Corps volunteering provides opportunities for students
?Normally it's a two year, and I extended for one year and made it three. And I was in Cameroon, Africa,? said Delp. Volunteering for the Peace Corps and living abroad for two years can bring a vastly different perspective to people. ?It's a whole ...
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- On JFK's assassination: 'Such moments shape us' - Concord Monitor
[?]On JFK's assassination: 'Such moments shape us'
?I thought (the Peace Corps) was one of the best things I had ever heard,? Russell said. Russell graduated from Dartmouth in 1965, and he left the United States in September of that year for a Peace Corps job teaching English in Cameroon. ?Kennedy was ...
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- US help vital to fight against AIDS, TB, malaria - HeraldNet
[?]US help vital to fight against AIDS, TB, malaria
A former Peace Corps volunteer in Cameroon, Rugg is a volunteer group leader for Snohomish County RESULTS, a nonprofit committed to ending hunger and the worst aspects of poverty, and the project director of TB Photovoice. You can contact Rugg at ...
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- Ambassador to Mauritania: Who Is Larry Andr