For only $100, you can empower a woman in India. This manageable amount, according to the website of the organization India Partners, will provide a woman with her own sewing machine, allowing her to take the very first step on the march to empowerment.
Throughout history, one of the most effective strategies for people to look for a better future has been to move. In most cases leaving impoverished rural areas in search of more productive opportunities elsewhere.
An estimated 16 percent of the world’s population, 1.2 billion people, lack access to modern electricity and remain trapped in a daily cycle of poverty and basic survival, and 80 percent of these people live in rural areas,