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Worldview 7.6.11

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Burundis have struggled to revive and re-unite their country since the end of a 12-year, ethnic-based civil war in 2005.

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As Director of Heartland Alliance’s Africa Great Lakes Project, Jefferson Mok provided humanitarian assistance to vulnerable populations such as former child soldiers, victims of human trafficking and LGBT populations. He’ll tell us why he recently left Heartland to full-time produce and host a radio project called Imagine Burundi. And on in our weekly Global Notes segment, Damian Platt, co-author of the book Culture is Our Weapon: Making Music and Changing Lives in Rio de Janeiro, tells us about the favela-born group AfroReggae.

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