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Since the news of it's launch last month, the East Africa Dairy Development has been making headlines in the African nations where the project is underway.

In Kenya, the story was featured in the newspapers Business Daily and The People. The story was also featured on KTN news in Kenya.
 

KTN News in Kenya reports on the expansion of the East Africa Dairy Development project.

Uganda also covered the story in both print and in television. The New Vision paper picked up the story, as did NTV Uganda. Watch the clip on Ugandan television over on the NTV site.

It's gratifying to see the world turn their attention to smallholder farmers. These farmers in east Africa will be shaping a new and growing dairy industry there and we can't wait to watch it unfold. Learn more about the second phase of the East Africa Dairy Development project that Heifer launched in January. 

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Annie Bergman

Bergman is a Global Communications Manager for Heifer and helps plan, assign and develop content for the nonprofit’s website, magazine and blog. Bergman has interviewed survivors of the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia, beekeepers in Honduras, women’s groups in India and war widows in Kosovo in her six years at Heifer. Bergman received her bachelor’s degree in English Language and Literature from the University of Tulsa in Oklahoma and a master’s degree in Australian Aboriginal Studies from the University of Melbourne in Australia. Her hobbies include hiking, golfing, cooking, reading and walking her dogs.