This fund's geographic breakdown is a who's who among emerging markets. Brazil, Taiwan, Turkey, and South Africa represent the largest chunks of the fund's index. As we have seen over the past few years, the path to economic recovery is not a smoothly paved road. Rather, as we progress further, we are sure to run into new hurdles and storms. Dividends and international investing strategies have paid off well and will continue to do so in the near future. Investors can take advantage of both techniques using IDV, PID, IVFCX, and DEM. Written by Don Dion in Williamstown, Mass.