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Dreams run in the family in Colombia

Maria's mother Rosa inspired her to take out a loan to grow her business.

20 can't-miss activities in Bali

Bali is on many people's travel bucket lists… and for a good reason! Bali’s rich Hindu culture is unique in majority-Muslim Indonesia and the island’s breathtaking landscape does not disappoint.

Alix persisted: 'I'm courageous and I’m strong'

Alix is a 20-year-old student whose family left their home in Burundi in 2014 and became refugees in Rwanda. Her parents inspired her to pursue a college degree, and she received a laptop loan from Kiva lenders.