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Caleb’s Hope

October 20, 2010 – 12:47 pm
Holly Dignard

In Northern Uganda, women and children are ostracized and left to die by their communities because they carry the stigma of being a former child soldier and being HIV-positive. Caleb’s Hope has made it their …

The Girl Effect

October 15, 2010 – 2:39 pm

The Girl Effect believes that investing in girls benefits an entire community not just for this generation but for generations to come. They first made waves in 2008 for their animated video “The Girl Effect,” …

The Forgotten Kingdom

October 7, 2010 – 3:36 pm
The Forgotten Kingdom

Major feature films about Africa are few and far between, and films produced in Africa with African actors are even rarer. The Forgotten Kingdom is trying to be a film starring Africans, telling a uniquely …

Mothers2Mothers

October 6, 2010 – 9:44 am

One percent of the pregnant women in the world are HIV-positive. Out of that one percent, ninety-five percent of pregnant HIV-positive women are living in Sub-Saharan Africa. The transmission of HIV from mother to child …

Tapestries of Hope-September 28, 2010

September 22, 2010 – 12:01 pm
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Next Tuesday, the documentary film Tapestries of Hope will be screened for one night only in theaters around the country. Tapestries of Hope follows Betty Makoni, the founder of the Girl Child Network. Last year, …

How Pro-Life or Pro-Choice Could Be Pro-Life and Pro-Choice

September 16, 2010 – 12:33 pm
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Disclaimer: I do not claim to be an expert on woman’s rights or contraception/abortion access, and this article does not necessarily reflect the beliefs of Tribal Truth. I want this article to be the start …