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Tawonga Zakeyu of Malawi graduated from Earth University in Costa Rica in December 2021 and now teaches women farmers how to cope with the challenges posed by a changing climate. One strategy: Drip irrigation using recycled plastic bottles is a big help during a drought. Hellenah Khunga hide caption

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The new book 'The Stolen Year' details how the pandemic disrupted children's lives

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Iryna Andrusha (left) and Kateryna Andrusha, sister and mother, respectively, of Ukrainian school teacher Viktoria Andrusha, who was taken by Russian forces from the village of Novyi Bykiv in late March. Anya Kamenetz/NPR hide caption

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Russia is disappearing Ukrainian civilians. Their families want answers

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A missing Ukrainian woman's family wants to know if she was forcibly taken to Russia

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A destroyed room in a school in Kharkiv, Ukraine, June 2. Andrii Marienko/AP hide caption

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War displaced two-thirds of Ukraine's children. Keeping them safe isn't easy

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Cómo hablar con los niños cuando las noticias dan miedo. Una guía bilingüe

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To fend off food insecurity, Ukrainians look to their own backyards

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Russian soldiers left graffiti in the school in Borodyanka, a town outside of Ukraine's capital Kyiv. Anya Kamenetz/NPR hide caption

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How a Ukrainian teacher helped students escape Russia's invasion, and still graduate

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Liana Piatkovskaya holds her sister's dog, Sky, at Shelter.Lviv. Her mom and sister have escaped Ukraine, but she vowed to stay in the country. Anya Kamenetz/NPR hide caption

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Shelter.Lviv started on Instagram. It's now helped house 4,000 women and children

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The war has worsened disparities for women in Ukraine

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