Kathryn Kruse's stories

19 February 2013
Though only a few hundred kilometers from Shanghai, farmers living in the small rural township of Bihu have long struggled to...
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27 December 2012
Like a team of super heroes, the members of the Lluke coop respond to the needs of communities and cooperatives throughout Ch...
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12 December 2012
In 1979 One Village One Product (OVOP) movement started in Oita Prefecture, Japan. The goal was simple: to unite communities...
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10 December 2012
“The women were willing to volunteer time, to work for their children and their future,” Woulimata Thiaw reminisces about the...
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06 December 2012
Only a generation ago a single salt mine offered the vast majority of job opportunities for the people of Salinas de Guaranda...
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24 November 2012
Fifty years ago a massive lagoon lay next to the village of Toubab Dialow. Today a small puddle gathers in the rainy season,...
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Stories by Kathryn Kruse