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AgricultureEl SalvadorJose, 39 years old, works in agriculture - corn, chili and sesame seed crops in particular. He learned this work because he could not continue studying due to his family’s ...Read their story >
General StoreEl SalvadorMauricio is 52 years old. He lives in his own home with his life's companion and their two children. He has had a store in his residence for 20 years. With the sales, he is...Read their story >
AgricultureKenyaFridah is a 56-year-old proud mother of 6 children. She is a group leader, often described as a very hardworking individual, and is representing her group of 10 farmers in ...Read their story >
Fruits & VegetablesBoliviaThe A.C. "Amigas de Nasca" (Friends of Nasca) will begin its third cycle in Pro Mujer (Pro Women), as part of the Centro Focal de Santiago II. It is comprised of eleven me...Read their story >
AgricultureEl SalvadorJuan is 37 years old and lives with his wife and their son in a house that they own. Juan works growing corn, which he has done for 10 years. When his harvest is ready, h...Read their story >
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