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Family members of farmer Dattu Narayan Shewal, who committed suicide after a hailstorm hit his village in Marathwada, India, in 2014. Farmers there were planting single cash crops, so a climate-related disaster would wipe out their livelihoods and leave them unable to buy food. Swayam Shikshan Prayog would seek out their families, particularly the women, and help them get back on their feet. Mint/Sneha Srivastava/Mint via Getty Images hide caption

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Ivanka Trump speaks at a roundtable for the Women's Global Development and Prosperity Initiative at the White House on February 7. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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