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Video: Acción Médica Cristiana, La Dalia, Nicaragua

In the mountains in North-West Nicaragua in the department of Matagalpa, Acción Médica Cristiana works to empower women and improve lives through small savings groups, a cow-bank program, health clinics, and other strategies. Their website: amcenglish.org.

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Photography and Production by Nile Sprague

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Video: Women and Community & Youth Network Against Violence

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Women and Community & Youth Network Against Violence based in San Francisco Libre, Nicaragua. Empowering youth and women.

Photography and Production by Nile Sprague

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Magazine Article: From Surviving to Thriving

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photos by Nile Sprague. text by Séamus Maclennan and Nile Sprague

Magazine Article: One Cow at a Time

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Response Magazine, June 2013

photos by Nile Sprague. text by Loreto Rojas and Nile Sprague

Acción Médica Cristiana, La Dalia, Nicaragua

Photos from my visit to Nicaragua in July of 2011.  I was visiting villages in the mountains in North-West Nicaragua in the department of Matagalpa, where Acción Médica Cristiana works to empower women and improve lives through small savings groups, a cow-bank program, health clinics, and other strategies.  Their website: amcenglish.org.

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Girls of La Pita, Matagalpa, Nicaragua

Girls of La Pita, Matagalpa, Nicaragua

Girls of La Pita, Matagalpa, Nicaragua

Reviewing photos from my visit to Nicaragua in July of 2011, I happened upon this gem.  I was visiting a remote village in the mountains in North-West Nicaragua in the department of Matagalpa, where Acción Médica Cristiana works to empower women and improve lives through small savings groups, a cow-bank program, health clinics, and other strategies.  Their website: amcenglish.org.

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Video: UMW: ENMUNEH, Honduras

Enlace de Mujeres Negras de Honduras – Honduran Black Women’s Network.  A short slideshow about the work of ENMUNEH to help the Garifuna communities of coastal Honduras.

Photography and Production by Nile Sprague for United Methodist Women