There Once Was Wheat


Photo: United Nations

The Cauca Region of Colombia, 1966. World Education‘s Andean Indian program was designed to improve living standards for the indigenous populations of the Altiplano region and integrate them into the economic and social life of their respective countries. Here, members of the San Fernando farmers co-op in Guambia township are seen inspecting wheat.

Recess is Best

Recess for ALP learners

Photo by Jessi Smolow

Two girls take a break from their Accelerated Learning Program (ALP) classes to enjoy lunchtime recess.  World Education’s Bantwana Intiative programs in Zimbabwe help out-of-school children catch up to their peers and re-enter the formal school system.