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Strengthening Community Resilience in the Face of COVID-19

Strengthening Community Resilience in the Face of COVID-19

During this uncertain time with COVID-19, many people's daily lives and routines have been turned upside-down. How has this impacted places such as rural Senegal? How are CREATE!'s partner communities adapting to these changes and strengthening community resilience?...

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How Senegal is Fighting COVID-19

How Senegal is Fighting COVID-19

In the face of a worldwide issue, it's amazing to see how our global community is coming together to support each other and take action against COVID-19. Communities that are continents and oceans away from each other are working hard to help their local and global...

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My CREATE! Story: The Inspiring Women of Senegal

My CREATE! Story: The Inspiring Women of Senegal

Recently, CREATE!'s Development Associate, Paulomi Bhattacharyya spent two weeks working in Senegal for the first time. In this week's blog post, she reflects on experiences, moments, and people that have changed her life forever. (Pictured above is Paulomi with Oumy...

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Mboss Installs a Drip Irrigation System

Mboss Installs a Drip Irrigation System

In Senegal, gusts from a northeasterly trade wind are blowing in from the Sahara, relentlessly scattering the dry grains of sand on huts, and sweeping over fires and young crops. This is Harmattan season. Women cover their faces with thin, colorful cloths throughout...

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Discussing Rural Development: A Testimonial Video from Seck

Discussing Rural Development: A Testimonial Video from Seck

CREATE!’s approach to rural development focuses on the well-being of our partner communities. Our staff is composed of compassionate individuals who have a great love for the people they work with as well as the work that they do. In turn, we are able to build strong...

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How Microloans are Supporting Families

How Microloans are Supporting Families

Meet Rokhy Diouf, a dynamic and hardworking mother of four in the village of Back Samba Dior. Before Back Samba Dior got involved with CREATE!’s development programs, Rokhy had to leave the village to find work in Senegal’s capital. “I used to go to Dakar for work,...

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