This is the channel where memebers of UCP-SARnet can share with the network examples of interesting community projects or programs that have a potential to be implemented in other countries. Topics pertaining to general MDG and Social Action work in different countries may also be discussed here.
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A quick update on the progress of Angola, Zambia, and Zimbabwe in regards to fulfilling various MDGs.
"UNICEF Angola Representative, Koen Vanormelingen, says malnutrition rates have gone down, more Angolan children are enrolled in primary school than ever before and almost as many girls as boys are going to school...child survival has improved by almost 20 percent and the proportion of child deaths due to malaria has gone down from 35 to 23 percent." Now to continue this efforts and…
New Choice is a non-governmental and non-profit organization based in Ulaanbaatar that is looking for volunteers to participate in their many projects based around helping the Mongolian community.
Founded in 2004 by Bayarjargal D, New Choice is a new organizational member of UCPSARnet. Their mission is to "improve the conditions of, and advance in life, impoverished and orphanaged children by promoting and protecting their physical and mental well-being, and furthering their education through the provision of facilities and services, with a vision of their becoming active and valued members of society". This organization is empowered solely by volunteers. So there are a number of…