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In Buenos Aires, School Construction Stalls Despite Overflowing Classrooms

Public school classrooms in Buenos Aires are bursting at the seams, but new construction projects are at a standstill. Meanwhile, teachers worry that the poor learning environment will come at a cost for students.

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New Harvesting Techniques Bring Hope to Haiti’s Vetiver Farmers

Growing vetiver, a plant that is known for its high-quality grade oil, is a vital source of income for many small-scale farmers in Haiti, but old farming practices are leading to erosion and poor yields. Local cooperatives are looking to change that.

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Terror Outweighs Tradition: Confronting an Ebola Outbreak in DRC

As an ongoing ebola outbreak halts daily life in eastern DRC, Senior Reporter and columnist Merveille Kavira Lunghe reflects on local customs.

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