By Liana Hayrapetyan | Communication and PR Officer | Heifer Armenia Photos by Aram Petrosyan | Agricultural Specialist | Heifer ArmeniaBefore becoming a Heifer Armenia project participant, the Grigoryan family lived in very difficult conditions.
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Story and photos by Zhang Lei | Earthquake Rehabilitation Project Officer | Heifer ChinaEven the hot weather couldnt lessen the enthusiasm at a Passing on the Gift® (POG) ceremony held by the Xianling community. On August 8, 2012, 69
Written by Nguyen Xuan Quyen, CNO, Heifer Vietnam | Information by Nguyen Thanh Binh, RPM, Heifer Vietnam | Photos by Nguyen Ngoc Thach, RPM, Heifer VietnamHeifer Vietnam celebrated its 25th anniversary at the annual project partner meeting.
Story and photos by Heifer Armenia team The history of the YES! Youth Clubs, established by Heifer Armenia with support from partner Development Principles NGO, goes back to 2002. At that time the first three clubs were established in the two
Fred and Florence from Coo Pe, Uganda, met in a displacement camp, where they'd both fled to avoid being captured by rebels during Uganda's civil war. Both had lost family members, and Fred was even recovering from being shot himself. With no land, resources or employment in the camp...
By Liana Hayrapetyan | Communication and PR Officer, Heifer ArmeniaThe village of Berqaber, in the Tavush region of Armenia, is on the Armenian-Azerbaijani border where it is often is on the receiving end of the shots of Azeri snipers. All too
By Lusine Hayrapetyan | Heifer Armenia Expert | Development Principles NGO Have you ever emptied the trash can right in the middle of your house? Even the idea of it makes you object with a subconscious No! That's impossible!" Now
Story by Marina Kazaryan | Heifer Georgia Project AssistantWhen first meeting the Gabunia family, their hospitality and wide smiles are obvious. Simon and Nino Gabunia live in Georgias Gurjaani village with their 9-year-old daughter
Access to clean and potable drinking water is not only a challenge to the central government, but also a concern by everyone in Sierra Leone, especially those in rural and peri-urban communities. To address this life-saving need, Heifer International Sierra Leone is consciously promoting water facilities to deprived communities...
A little over a year ago, Heifer donors like you generously supported our partnership with Danone Ecosystem to begin the 2nd phase of the Milk Communities Project. Work is underway in rural communities like Zaporizhzhia, Ukraine. Hardworking farmers, like Pavlo Riabko received his heifer with his grandson, Maksym. "We...