Articles with keyword "Nicaragua"
Posted on: Sunday, April 22, 2012
This Earth Day, let's cultivate the solutions that women are developing in communities worldwide.
Posted on: Sunday, July 31, 2011
It is easy to feel hopeless about the fate of our planet when we think about the inter-related crises of resource exploitation, industrial agriculture, pollution, deforestation, fossil fuel consumption and more.
Posted on: Monday, May 2, 2011
When Mother's Day was first celebrated, it was a call for women to unite against war. It was a day of activism founded...
Posted on: Friday, April 22, 2011
MADRE's sisters are on the cutting edge of sustainable alternatives to climate change and environmental degradation.
Posted on: Wednesday, September 5, 2007
This MADRE article was published by CounterPunch, ZNet, Common Dreams and Portside. A 50–year–old Miskito woman named Rose Cunningham, was the early warning system for dozens of impoverished Nicaraguan communities that took...
Posted on: Friday, November 9, 2001
Hurricane Mitch, one of the most lethal storms of the century, leveled Nicaragua in 1998. In a few days, massive floods and mudslides took tens of thousands of lives, destroyed homes and livelihoods, and left in its...