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VILLAGE GETS A NEW VOICE

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It’s hard to find too many places on the planet today that don’t have access to some form of media.  However in remote parts of India’s Maharashtra state, many indigenous tribal or Adivasi communities don’t have radio, television or even access to mobile ‘phones.  Many can’t even read. It’s for that reason that HCR, in […]

GETTING DOWN TO BUSINESS IN AFRICA

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There is an old proverb that says, “Give a man a fish, and you feed him for a day; show him how to fish, and you feed him for a lifetime.”   At HCR we’ve come to realise that if we really want to help alleviate poverty, we need to go even further – we need […]