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Nicaragua: Journey into Myths and Legends in the Land of Volcanoes.

Every town and city has its own tales, myths, and legends that make up part of the culture of Nicaraguans. León is the second largest city in Nicaragua, after Managua. It was founded by the Spanish as Santiago de los Caballeros de León. The city is located along the Río Chiquito (Chiquito River), 90 kilometres …

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Burkina Faso: Father Jacques – Biologist and Geneticist

A Camillian and also professor at the University of Ouagadougou, Father Jacques Simporè assists the sick and most neglected. He has always worked with tenacity against the spread of HIV decimating the country.  Fr. Jacques Simporè’s dream was to place himself at the service of science and the poor: besides the motivation he received from …

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