Oxfam International and Clean Energy Nepal honored 22 women farmers for their contributions to agriculture through the Recognition to Women Farmers program. Heifer project participant Mithu Adhikari, from Kaski district’s Lahachowk village, was one of them.
Heifer International's rehabilitation efforts in the Philippines are ongoing after typhoon Haiyan hit the island nation seven months ago. Hear an update from staff who traveled there recently, and learn how you can double your gift today to help families like these who are affected by future disasters.
When you live somewhere with the nickname “The city of eternal heat” you probably expect it to be hot. Hot is okay. However, over the past couple of decades, climate change has made it harder and harder for families to manage their response to heat.
Sometimes Mother’s Day can be really difficult for those who have lost their moms. Although getting through the day may be a challenge, embracing the occasion and doing something positive to honor mom’s memory can help lift your spirits and celebrate in a meaningful way.
Some economists, on analyzing the size of a typical small coffee farm, might say it is unrealistic to expect two hectares to raise a family out of poverty. The truth is, with market volatility, climate change and lack of support services, the deck often seems stacked against family...
Heifer helps mothers care for their families in ways they've never dreamed. This Mother's Day, you can give a Heifer gift that could will honor your mother and provide help to a mother half a world a way.