International Development And Relief: Articles, Programs, Blogs, Travel Resources

Native Bolivian communities fight for social change with the help of Quebec filmmakers.
Vancouver’s Sol Guy is mixing music, celebrity and social activism to spark real change in the entertainment and non-profit worlds.
Unemployed youth in Lima get a leg up thanks to local volunteers and CUSO-VSO.
Cultural tourism, if done properly, can bring economic development to the poorest communities in Tanzania.
Nearly a year after the massive earthquake in Haiti, challenges for the reconstruction effort continue. James Stairs checks in with the Canadian Red Cross in Jacmel.
Tomorrow is the one-year anniversary of the devastating earthquake that hit Haiti on Jan. 12, 2010. No matter where you were at that time last year, you probably saw some of the images coming out of the nation that day, as over 500,000 Haitians were either killed or injured and 1,000,000 people became homeless. 
Little known fact: Studies show that just $1 invested today in disaster risk reduction saves $4 or more in the future cost of relief and rehabilitation. 
Volunteers, doctors, midwives and traditional Bolivian practitioners work together to save lives in rural Bolivia.
Canadian volunteers bring solar-powered study lamps to their fellow students deep in the jungles of Costa Rica.
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