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  1. Creating opportunities: A visit to one of Oikocredit's fair trade partners

    May 12, 2017 - by Pauline Opmeer - 1 comment

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    “No, I don’t have any dreams − I live life day by day,” says Valeria when I ask her about her dreams for the future. Her answer comes as a surprise because she has just told me that she is studying to be a physics teacher. It turns out that she has dreamed of being a teacher for so long that it has become part of who she is, rather than some distant future ambition.


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