As in many African countries, pollution has become a big problem in Mozambique. The impact of inadequate trash disposal is visible along the coast. Environmentalist Carlos Serra Junior decided something had to be done.
Instead of selling fruits at the market the members of Netos de Bandim dance group, dance to finance their education. Ector Diógenes Cassamá came up with this brilliant idea 16 years ago of combining traditional dances and education. Since then, his project has worked out and grown bigger and better.
Ugandan peace activist Victor Ochen experienced the terror of the Lord's Resistance Army first hand. He now provides medical and psychological support for the victims through his African Youth Initiative Network (AYINET).
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