Basmati Buda had a hard time adjusting when her family moved to Fattepur, Nepal. Unsure what else to do, she allowed her livestock to eat from the community nursery. Her neighbors yelled at her and called her names. Since joining the Strengthening Smallholder Enterprise project, Basmati has learned forest...
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For the past two weeks heavy rains in Malawi have resulted in floods in most areas of the country. The worst affected are the Southern Region districts of Nsanje, Chikwawa, Phalombe, Zomba and Blantyre, where homes, crops, livestock and household property have been damaged.
Last week marked the fifth anniversary of the 2010 Haiti earthquake that killed more than 230,000 people and initially displaced 1.5 million others. The event led Heifer to re-evaluate the way we work in Haiti, and that approach remains in place today. Heifer Haiti Country Director Hervil Cherubin reflects...
Five years after a devastating 7.0-magnitude earthquake rocked Haiti, Heifer International says its farmers on the impoverished island are benefiting from a new approach to development work that focuses on sustainable economic development.
Jose Bonifacio received the gift of a family garden in June of last year. Already, the plot is helping his family eat better foods and also bringing in extra income.
Imagine having to go to the bathroom out in the open. To many of us, this scenario sounds like a nightmare. However, for the millions of people living in Asia with no toilets, this is their reality.