|Climate Change Hardest Hit: Empowered Women of Ethiopia|
23rd place in Empowerment | 04:47
Short documentary visits the village of Gutu Dobi in southern Ethiopia and explores how women there are being impacted by the changing climate. And despite of the hardships of being on the front line of climate change they are empowering themselves, partnering with a local organization and sharing information. Run time is 4:35. Filmed in August 2009.
|GOATS: A Gift in Action Helping Women in East Africa|
13th place in Local/Global Partnerships | 01:55
In this mini-documentary, a goat restocking program supported by Oxfam America, an NGO based in Boston, and their Ethiopian partner GAYO. And explains how a centuries old local tradition of restocking livestock is being used today to empowered women of the Gutu Dobi village of southern Ethiopia. Shows how a donors gift of a goat can significantly help woman as the traditional head of household r0 ... More
|Healthy Well: Clean Water Changing Lives in El Salvador|
12th place in Innovation | 04:48
Healthy wells maintained by community members in rural El Salvador are impacting children's ability to learn, and everyone's community of life. An story and example how clean water is the basis of change.