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Posted on: Sep 8, 2011, Source: On The Issues Magazine

In Guatemala, generations of women have faced murderous violence, but at its core is war. Now, the same dynamic is emerging in Iraq.

Posted on: Oct 14, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Food aid floods agricultural markets and destabilizes fragile local economies. But there is a solution: The U.S. can buy food aid crops directly from local farmers in Africa.

Posted on: Dec 15, 2009, Source: MADRE

Unless we control global climate change, caused in part by industrial farming, agricultural output across the world is likely to plummet.

Posted on: Sep 14, 2009, Source: RH Reality Check

We can't just airdrop women's rights programs into embattled communities -- we must team up with all the women already helping themselves.

Posted on: Aug 5, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Across the world, it is women and girls who are responsible for risking their health and often lives to get their households' water.

Posted on: Oct 30, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Here are 11 solutions already being put into practice by innovative communities around the world.