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Making the Connections

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This week long series "Making the Connections Between Canada and Africa" was organized by Chris Tenove and inspired by Stephen Lewis' CBC Massey Lecture series "Race Against Time".

Thank you to Tides Canada Foundation for sponsoring our "Making the Connections" series. Tides Canada is a national public foundation that offers professional giving services to donors who share a concern for social justice and environmental issues - locally, nationally and internationally.

In This Series

news

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Making the Connections Between Canada and Africa

Stephen Lewis draws a line. First in a week-long series.

By Chris Tenove, 7 Nov 2005


opinion

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'Far, Far Away'

In Kenya, I walk the line between hope and hopelessness.

By Sarah Jane Crossen, 8 Nov 2005


Africa

What You Can Do

A list of organizations and activities you can do that will make a difference in Africa.

8 Nov 2005


news

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Why Global Poverty is Canada's Enemy, Too

End it or get used to terrorism says economist Jeffery Sachs.

By Jared Ferrie, 9 Nov 2005


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Aid Workers, Under the Gun

General Dallaire wants military and aid communities to work together.

By Jared Ferrie, 10 Nov 2005


news

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What Africa Teaches Us About Canada

In conversation with Senator Jaffer and Clement Apaak.

By Chris Tenove, 10 Nov 2005


culture

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'Terrible, Beautiful, Ordinary and Kiss-inducing'

What I learned about Africa from film.

By Dorothy Woodend, 11 Nov 2005


opinion

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A Ugandan Steps Out of Powerlessness

Far from home but embraced while walking the Guluwalk.

By Juliane Okot Bitek, 11 Nov 2005


Real Cities Give Their People Places to Pee

Public washrooms should be plentiful and accessible, says one scholar. And cities that do flush, flourish.

By Christopher Cheung