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UNICEF group sells fair trade jewelry for Uganda women

Members of UNICEF UIUC sell BeadForLife jewelry in PAR's lobby during their first sale in early October.

October 21, 2014

In Uganda, nearly 25 percent of people are living below the poverty line. These impoverished conditions increase the likelihood of human trafficking, which can lead to lifelong trauma and the inability for the child to reach their full potential.  In September, the University’s UNICEF organization be...