Teach a Person to Fish – Valentin Abe

Valentin Abe (Photo - Flickr/david_shankbone)

Check out this set of short videos on Valentin Abe, the gentlemen who brought fish farming to Haiti.  This is a fine example of what a social entrepreneur can do to help people rise above poverty.  CNN International’s African Voices program had a nice piece on this Sunda.  Below is a link to a video from Time magazine, which recently awarded Mr. Abe as one of its 100 Most Influential People.  I enjoy seeing nice guys finish first!

Enjoy the videos.

4-Part Auburn Magazine Series

“The Fish Farmer:

Story of Valentin Abe”

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Part 4

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