Ten Years in Burundi

Ten Years in Burundi

This week, Plant With Purpose is celebrating a decade of work in Burundi.
Ten years ago, Plant With Purpose began its work in Burundi.
Around 2008, various estimates suggested that as much as 73 percent of the country lacked adequate nutrition. The majority of Burundians earned their living through

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What would people think of me if they knew I was in an armed group?

What would people think of me if they knew I was in an armed group?

Sometimes people go to war. But in some cases, war comes for people.
Africa’s Great Lakes Region is no stranger to conflict. Its past few decades have seen attempts at ethnic cleansing, the conscription of child soldiers, and tribes turning against tribes. The natural beauty of the area contrasts alarmingly

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In a country weary from conflict, friendship is strength

In a country weary from conflict, friendship is strength

Burundi has been one of the most difficult places to live over the past four decades.
Burundi is a little too familiar with what the world’s worst issues can look like at a personal level. Conflict, hunger, environmental loss, and poverty have all contributed to each other in terrible ways

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Sustainable Agriculture

Sustainable Agriculture

In 2017, over 39 million people were food insecure, mostly due to environmental damage and natural disasters. Crops, trees, and animals are the top sources of income for rural families that rely on the land for a living. Plant With Purpose sustainable agriculture programs help families living in

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