Stories by Zaida Bastos

Zaida Bastos

How a gift to Cuban communities opened many trails

Cuba Stories, Featured, Food Security Stories, Health, Inclusion Stories, Latin America Caribbean Stories, Stories by Region, Uncategorized
The hard-working tractor is a multi-tasker!

This is the story of the little tractor that could. In 2008 the Cuban government opened a window of opportunity for citizens to acquire assets. […]

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PWRDF and Kony


There has been a lot of hype and attention paid to Joseph Kony of the Lord’s Resistance Army through social and main-stream media over the […]

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Filandia and her Grandmother

Africa Stories, Featured, HIV/AIDS Stories, Mozambique Stories, Women Stories

Filandia David lives in the neighbourhood of Pedreira in the Malema district of Mozambique.  Filandia is 9 years old and is an HIV orphan.  When […]

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South Africa Trip Report: Keiskamma Trust

Africa Stories, Featured, Field Blog, South Africa Stories

I visited the Keiskamma Trust in Hamburg on February 26 — 28, 2009.  The objective of the visit was: To visit the Keiskamma Health Trust […]

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Signs of the Times: A reflection on AIDS and the women of South Africa

Africa Stories, HIV/AIDS Stories, Women Stories

Reflection from World Day of Prayer Service (pdf version) This reflection was given recently by Zaida at the World Day of Prayer Celebration at Trinity […]

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