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Saturday, November 10, 2007

Travel with MADRE to Nicaragua! January 5-12, 2008

Climate Change: The Eye of the Storm
Visit the communities of MADRE's sister organizations affected by this year's Hurricane Felix.

• Travel to Nicaragua to visit the unique autonomous communities on the North Atlantic Coast. Learn about the devastating impact of Hurricane Felix and solutions that are being crafted by the Indigenous Peoples within these same communities.

• Explore organic gardens and other food-sovereignty projects in the Indigenous communities of Waspam and Puerto Cabezas.

• Meet with local women leaders and activists who are working to protect their communities from future climate disasters and create long-term sustainable solutions to our global environmental crisis.

• And enjoy the spectacular Nicaraguan city of Managua!

Estimated Cost: $1365 per person (double-occupancy; does not include international airfare)

Deadline for registration and final payment: December 3, 2007

For more information, please visit:

Or, contact us with any questions at (212) 627-0444 or

We hope you'll be able to join us and look forward to hearing from you very soon. And please share this information with others who might be interested in traveling with MADRE!

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