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Water is Life

In the Cangrejal Region, water is a precious resource, especially in communities like El Pital. While most community members in El Pital have faucets on their properties, the water quantity is often limited and quality is not adequate for drinking. The present … Continue reading

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Integration & Inclusion Successes

Guillermo is one of the original children that formed part of the Cangrejal Special Education and Health Program (CSEHP) back in 2010. Son to a single mother, Guillermo has epilepsy and cerebral palsy, which cause physical disabilities particularly affecting mobility in his … Continue reading

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Those who don’t feed him stories, BEWARE!

The Legend of El Bibliobandido from REV- on Vimeo. The children of El Pital shudder as they hear the pounding beat of horse hooves galloping towards their rural community in the Cangrejal Valley, Honduras. They pause their games and perk … Continue reading

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First Weeks with Un Mundo

My name is Eldy Carcamo.  I am from the community of Toncontin, located in the upper Cangrejal Valley.  I am 19 years old and graduated from the first class of Institute Oficial Polivalente Elvira Pineda Madrid, the high school being … Continue reading

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Marking my Life by Denis Espinal

The year 2011 will soon come to a close, but the experiences and memories acquired throughout this year working with Un Mundo have left an incredibly positive mark on my life. All of this time living and sharing with the … Continue reading

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Clean Water Project Update (formerly dry/composting toilets)

Prior to the arrival of Engineers without Borders in August of 2011, the water committee of El Pital approached Un Mundo to discuss and make a formal solicitation to us to help achieve an improved and more sustainable potable water … Continue reading

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Women’s Group – Brisas del Cangrejal Update

The Women’s Group group, Brisas del Cangrejal, has stayed active and is currently composed of 11 women.  They have incorporated new women in the group over the past few months, but at the same time there have been a few … Continue reading

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SAVE THE DATE:NC Benefit 2011 – September 30

Check back on August 15 for more details!

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Practicum Students 2011 – A Walk Down Memory Lane by Elias Dubon

During May and June of 2011, I had the opportunity to orient the four practicum students from the local high school Polivalente Elvira Pineda Madrid Institute, whom were working in the Un Mundo office. It was an interesting experience for … Continue reading

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Introducing Elias Santos Dubon

My name is Elias Santos Dubon and I live in the community of El Pital.  I have been working for Un Mundo as the Project Coordinator, organizing all the different projects with the Cangrejal Valley, among which I have had … Continue reading

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