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As DRC Prepares for Historic Election, Voters Remain Skeptical of Voting Machines

As a long-awaited presidential election looms in DRC, voters speculate about the country’s new electronic voting machines: Can a change in technology bring change to the system?

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Entrepreneurship

Their Husbands Casualties of War, Jaffna Women Fish for Their Families

Traditionally, women in Sri Lanka do not fish for a living. But in Jaffna, where many men died, were wounded or went missing during the civil war, Rasathurai Sarojathevi is teaching a group of 20 women to earn their livings from fishing. Even when the rains don’t cooperate, local women are taking the lead in earning for their families.

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A Plastic Recycling Plant in Haiti Attracts Workers and Helps the Environment

When two young men in Carrefour, Haiti saw the damage done by plastic garbage in their town, they decided to do something about it. Now, their factory turns plastic bags and other plastic waste into backpacks and lunch boxes.

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