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Bangladesh: a volatile life on a volatile island

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At any moment, a severe storm could wash away the land of small island-dwellers.

Malawi: women counting their chickens

Malawi: women counting their chickens

Mar 08, 2010

A DCA-funded chicken project in Malawi provides women with valuable and valued chickens.

ACT in Denmark

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Organisations funding work in Denmark
About Denmark
  • Population: 5.5 million (UN, 2009)
  • Capital: Copenhagen
  • Area: 43,098 sq km (16,640 sq miles)
  • Major language: Danish
  • Major religion: Christianity
  • Life expectancy: 76 years (men), 81 years (women) (UN)
  • Monetary unit: 1 krone = 100 ore
  • Main exports: Machinery and equipment, foodstuffs, chemicals
  • GNI per capita: US $59,130 (World Bank, 2008)