The Human Face

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Radio Rescue: farmers turn to airwaves over violence in Rwanda

Every Sunday afternoon, thousands of listeners across Rwanda tune into a radio show that became a lifeline for farmers at risk of losing everything.

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Bend it like Beckham: a girl’s love of football changes Nepali village

14-year-old Samsun is a Muslim girl living in Southern Nepal. Search for Common Ground’s Football Clinic unleashed the social activist within her.

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Freedom From Fear

A childhood marred by war left Pirem afraid and mistrustful of other ethnic groups — until he experienced an unexpected human connection.

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2016 #CGAwards: Raed Othman

Producer, writer, media guru: Raed Othman is all of that, and much more. With his TV and radio shows, he’s bringing together Palestinians and Israelis in unprecedented ways.

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2016 #CGAwards: Maryam and Janet

Surrounded by interreligious violence, two teenagers from Nigeria – one Muslim, one Christian – have become powerful voices of unity and resilience.

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Not Scared

Doctor Mamadou recovered from Ebola. With Search, he works in schools in Guinea to fight the stigma against survivors.

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Young entrepreneurs rising up: a visit to former ZAMUKA contestants

Five young people participated in a TV program, became successful entrepreneurs, and created jobs in poor communities in Rwanda.