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Women Are Rocking The Entrepreneurial World thanks to Kiva and others

Women Are Rocking The Entrepreneurial World thanks to Kiva and others | KIVA | Scoop.it
Women as entrepreneurs. Some pretty interesting examples to follow and/or look after. If you have a great idea it is a great time to start your business.
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I think that it is great how women are starting up their own businesses and raising money on Kiva. It's great that women of all ages are having a go at trying to earn some money for themselves and their family. 

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Sanitation in Schools

Sanitation in Schools | KIVA | Scoop.it
The global sanitation crisis is frightening when it comes to kids. 1.6 million children die each year from diarrheal-related disease - 27,400 in Kenya alone.i This is higher than the number of deat...
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Georgia Grant's comment, July 19, 2013 10:10 PM
I find it really horrifying that the sanitation crises is killing more people then AIDS, malaria and TB combined.
Georgia Grant's comment, July 19, 2013 10:12 PM
I think it is really upsetting how some people have so much and others don't even have good hygienic sanitation facilities.
Tom Paraskiv's curator insight, July 24, 2013 6:26 AM

I find this appauling! I wish it is more hygenic in order for people to live much longer

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48th Micro Finance PROJECT COMPLETED for Family with handicapped and Mentally disabled Children from Teffahata, South Lebanon

48th Micro Finance PROJECT COMPLETED for Family with handicapped and Mentally disabled Children from Teffahata, South Lebanon | KIVA | Scoop.it
The Lady Fatemah Trust is a non-profit, non-governmental and faith-based humanitarian organi s ation whose mission is to empower the world's poorest to lift them out of poverty with dignity.
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I think that these people have a very hard life. They have a small two roomed house to share between 6 people and on top of that they have 3 people who are handicapped. I think that it is unfare that some people have so much but others have hardly anything. 

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Kiva - About Us

Kiva - About Us | KIVA | Scoop.it
Make a loan to an entrepreneur across the globe for as little as $25. Kiva is the world's first online lending platform connecting online lenders to entrepreneurs across the globe.
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Georgia Grant's comment, July 19, 2013 10:16 PM
I think KIVA is a great opportunity to help others who need. It is really nice how KIVA is helping people and not really expecting anything in return. I think that it is great that KIVA is giving people the chance to help change the lives of those in need.