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A group of beneficiaries try out the improved cookstove design at Gualchan’s outdoor public demonstration site.

Improved Cookstoves in Ecuador: Project Update

This post was written by Brittany and Calvin Helfenstine, GE international volunteers in Ecuador. Biodiversity varies with latitude, so it should come as no surprise that Ecuador, straddling both hemispheres, is among the most species-rich regions in the world. Nestled high in the Andes, a winding 5-hour drive from Quito,

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Sofia Romero, a local resident of El Jazmin, tours a beekeeping farm prior to participating in training

Community Empowerment Expansion in Nicaragua: Project Update

This post was written by GE volunteer Kendra Sterneck. El Jazmin, located in the region of Boaco in central Nicaragua, is a community that faces many complex problems, including high rates of poverty, ineffective community organization and environmental degradation. Malnutrition, air pollution, and a lack of access to potable water

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