Soutenir la réalisation des objectifs de la communauté et abordez les inégalités mondiales à travers des relations interculturelles bienveillantes au Pays Dogon du Mali et à la région montagneuse de l'Équateur.



 

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Nov
20

When thinking about barriers to education, worrying about getting injured biking to school and not being about to receive treatment nearby may not be top-of-mind. However, in rural Mali, young students not having reliable access to basic medical care at their school has caused many to miss class, repeat a year, or even dropout entirely. … Continue reading "First aid stations in Mali are increasing attendance, improving health, and supporting teachers"
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Nov
13

I recently returned from my first visit to Ecuador. I had the opportunity to be a member of The Tandana Foundation Gardening Volunteer Venture. I am thankful I made the trip. The week provided many memorable moments, none of which exceeded the “special visit” arranged by Founding Director Anna for me to visit the community … Continue reading "The thrill of visiting the Gualapuro water project in person"
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Nov
6

Helping to fill a void for trained healthcare providers in rural Mali, several students in the Ash B. Varma, M.D. Scholarship Program are well on their way to becoming needed medical professionals. Thanks to the scholarship support, the students, who are enrolled in professional training programs, are learning important skills and gaining experience caring for … Continue reading "Four Ash B. Varma, M.D. scholars report on their experiences over the past year"
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Oct
30

The Tandana Foundation’s Gardening Volunteer Venture team hit the ground running on its first day of engagement with communities around Otavalo, Ecuador. After a thorough orientation (and marvelous Ecuadorian lunch), we began activities with a brisk hike up to the highland village of Panecillo, where we met with the president of the local water board … Continue reading "Water is life: Community water projects at Panecillo and San Juan de Inguincho"
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Oct
23

As Community Health and Well-Being Coordinator for The Tandana Foundation in Ecuador, I have the chance to work with many patients and support them in accessing all kinds of important medical treatments. I want to share the story of one young patient that made a great impression on me. Mateo Torres is a three-year-old boy … Continue reading "How Mateo heard for the first time"
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