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Averting Maternal Death and Disability is a leading organization focused on maternal health. It has an office in New York City and accepts interns. CARE increasingly has focused on women and girls. Center for Reproductive Rights , based in New York, focuses on reproductive health worldwide.

Edna Adan Maternity Hospital provides maternity care in Somaliland. It welcomes volunteers Engender Health focuses on reproductive health issues in the developing world. Equality Now lobbies against the sex trade and gender oppression around the world. Global Grassroots is a young organization focused on women in poor countries, particularly Sudan.

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Grameen Bank pioneered microfinance in Bangladesh and has now branched into an array of development programs. Heal Africa runs a hospital in Goma, Congo, that repairs fistulas and tends to rape victims. It welcomes volunteers. Hunger Project focuses on empowerment of women and girls to end hunger. International Center for Research on Women emphasizes gender as the key to economic development. International Justice Mission is a Christian-based organization that fights sex trafficking.

Marie Stopes International based in the U. Pathfinder International supports reproductive health in more than 25 countries. Population Services International is based in Washington, D. Pro Mujer supports women in Latin America through microfinance and business training. It accepts volunteers. Shared Hope International fights sex trafficking around the world. Somaly Mam Foundation , led by a woman who as a child was trafficked herself, fights sex slavery in Cambodia. Tostan is one of the most successful organizations in overcoming female genital cutting in Africa.

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It accepts interns. White Ribbon Alliance for Safe Motherhood campaigns against maternal mortality around the world.

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Women for Women International connects women sponsors with needy women in conflict or postconflict countries. Women Thrive Worldwide is an international advocacy group focused on the needs of women in poor countries.

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Worldwide Fistula Fund works to improve maternal health and is building a fistula hospital in Niger. Nicholas D. Together… More about Nicholas D. Together they were… More about Sheryl WuDunn. Together they were awarded a Pulitzer Prize in for their coverage of China.

Heartbreaking, galvanizing, and unforgettable. These stories are electrifying and have the effect of breaking down this enormous problem into segments the reader can focus on. Suddenly, these horrendous problems begin to seem solvable. Again, this book is not a sermon about victims. Half the Sky is a call to arms, a call for help, a call for contributions, but also a call for volunteers.

It asks us to open our eyes to this enormous humanitarian issue.

It does so with exquisitely crafted prose and sensationally interesting material. I really do think this is one of the most important books I have ever reviewed.

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It is the Dark Ages. A Dying Sun Sets in the West. Man Becomes Shadow. It has been twelve years since the guardian star came down from the sky, hunting the elusive child destined to save the ailing sun.

The end of the land is nigh, while darkness slowly rolls over the looming horizon. The creeping fog harvests an army of beastly children, and the sun sets, one last time over the kingdom of Bune.

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But there is hope. And it comes in the form of a twelve-year-old boy with a wooden leg, chosen to save the sun from its untimely death. Unfortunately, young Luca has no idea that he's the one.