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Children practice tae kwon do at an after school program in Cuidad Juárez, funded by the Merida Initiative.

Children practice tae kwon do at an after school program in Cuidad Juárez, funded by the Merida Initiative.

Credit:

Monica Órtiz Uribe

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    The Chavez Family of Cuidad Juarz started their own welding shop in their backyard thanks to a series of micro-loans partially funded by U.S. tax dollars.

    The Chavez Family of Cuidad Juarz started their own welding shop in their backyard thanks to a series of micro-loans partially funded by U.S. tax dollars.

    Credit:

    Monica Órtiz Uribe

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