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Heifer

Author: Films Media Group,; Gliner, Robert.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Gliner, Robert , New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Films Media Group, [2004] 2016. ©2004
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This program examines the work of the Heifer Project to eradicate poverty around the world by giving animals to poor villagers. The process not only improves livelihoods, but transforms gender roles, environmental restoration, education, and community. Filmed in Tanzania, Albania, China, and Guatemala, the film shows how gift giving in the U.S. can take on a whole new meaning.
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Genre/Form: Internet videos
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Films Media Group,; Gliner, Robert.
OCLC Number: 965341676
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released by Gliner, Robert , 2004.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on September 13, 2016.
Target Audience: 9 & up.
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (56 min., 33 sec.)) : sound, color.
Contents: Leveraging Consumer Culture (3:46) --
Transformation After Civil War (3:25) --
Organic Farming Techniques (4:02) --
Training Provides Unity within Families (3:56) --
Humble Beginnings (2:04) --
Foreign Aid (2:13) --
Camel Camp (2:44) --
Camel Problems (2:26) --
Changing Gender Roles (3:38) --
Trying to Rush the Program (3:53) --
Biogas Powers Stoves (2:58) --
Trading Guns for Animals (4:30) --
Passing on the Gift Ceremony (2:55) --
Yak Farmers (3:41) --
Modernizing Songpan China (2:36) --
Rabbit King (4:13) --
Addressing Global Hunger (1:55) --
Credits: Heifer (1:08)
Responsibility: Gliner, Robert.

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This program examines the work of the Heifer Project to eradicate poverty around the world by giving animals to poor villagers. The process not only improves livelihoods, but transforms gender roles, environmental restoration, education, and community. Filmed in Tanzania, Albania, China, and Guatemala, the film shows how gift giving in the U.S. can take on a whole new meaning.

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