Education

Secretary of State Colin L. Powell visits an Africare-supported computer-training center in Soweto.
Secretary of State Colin L. Powell visits an Africare-supported computer-training center in Soweto.

“Dawn of a New Era” in South Africa

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While the world waits to see whether South Africa can bring itself to bury apartheid and free its oppressed black majority, one Washington-based organization [Africare] is betting that it will — and helping to prepare for the day. -William Raspberry

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Maimounata Sawadogo cares for her family despite being HIV positive.
Maimounata Sawadogo cares for her family despite being HIV positive.

Regaining Hope

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Two years ago, Maimounata Sawadogo’s husband became sick and lost his job as an ambulance driver. Just at that time, she learned that she was HIV positive

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