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Izimene Aksi, 60, clears growth from around a tree planted as part of a hillside reforestation project in the mountainous community of Foret-des-Pins, Haiti. Plagued by deforestation, much of it to produce charcoal for urban cooking stoves, residents of the natural reserve are working with advisors from the Lutheran World Federation to reforest and protect their environment. The project is funded in part by International Orthodox Christian Charities..