The Labors of August
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The Labors of August

Greetings from Piura! At the beginning of the month, Jaime, myself, and our coordinator Rolando talked with each of the youth health promoters and their parents to stress the importance of committing to this year’s projects. The youth were given the opportunity to participate in filming educational videos, putting together the cocinas mejoradas project, or … Continue reading

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Piura

Hola amigos! This week has been filled with mostly travel. Two planes, a fifteen hour bus ride, and tomorrow we finally head to San Francisco! Joel, our project coordinator, picked me up on Monday night from the airport in Lima, where we stayed until the following day. Our bus wasn’t until 6 so we had … Continue reading

Top News from Peru

Top News From Peru: April 26-May 2, 2010

Peru News Protesters for Gay Rights Recently, a Vatican spokesperson related homosexuality with pedophilia. Angered, several gay and lesbian organizations protested outside the Apostolic Nunciature of Peru. The sit-in was organized by the Peruvian Network of Transgender, Lesbians, Gays and Bisexuals, and reunited some 100 activists in front of the Nunciature’s building, located in the … Continue reading