Heifer In The News

Former Displaced Persons Pick Up the Pieces, Thanks to Biogas

The Observer

Fred Otema, 35, is a resident of Punena parish in Bungatira sub-county, Gulu district, but spent half of his life in Cope Camp as an internally displaced person (IDP), during the Lord's Resistance Army conflict. The experience influenced his determination to ensure he had a good life for himself and his family after the conflict.

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Gates Foundation: Catalyzing Change to Build Better Lives

Forbes

One of the questions I'm often asked as CEO of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is what issues we invest in and why. To answer, it helps to understand a little about the foundation's history.

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Heifer International Expands Work to Bangladesh

KTHV

Little Rock-based Heifer International is expanding into the South Asia nation of Bangladesh.

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State Hails Heifer for Copperbelt Rural Empowerment

Zambia Daily Mail

The government has commended Heifer International for its efforts in promoting livestock farming and its focus on improving household food security among rural communities on the Copperbelt.

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Heifer International Launches Large-scale Assault On Poverty Through Biogas Project

Talk Business Quarterly

Heifer's mission is to end hunger and poverty, and to care for the earth. "There's no part of our mission that says anything about livestock," said Elizabeth Bintliff, Heifer's vice president of African Programs. Of course, livestock is what most people automatically associate with Heifer International, the Little Rock-based non-profit that has made a name for itself helping people in countries around the world.

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Heifer 'Passing on the Gift' Project Continues to Benefit Communities

Philippine Information Agency

BAUKO, Mt. Province, Oct. 24 (PIA) - The Passing on the Gift project of the Heifer International Philippines in partnership with non-government organizations (NGOs) continues to benefit communities in the province.

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Heifer International Releases 2012 Holiday Gift Catalog

In the “Heifer In the News” section, you will find news coverage of Heifer International’s projects and programs, from a variety of media outlets. This article appeared on Yahoo! News on Oct. 12, 2012. PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The holiday season

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Changing Lives With Heifer International

Small Town Living

It is nearing that time of year again when one starts thinking about the holiday season and what they may decide to gift to the person in their life that seems to have what they need and is difficult to buy for. Why not do something totally different and unique this year?

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Heifer Empowers 270,000 Households

Zambia Daily Mail

About 270,000 households in five provinces have benefited from the Heifer International sustainable livelihood programme that seeks to provide vulnerable communities with livestock, agriculture inputs and training in agriculture production.

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Heifer International Releases 2012 Holiday Gift Catalog

Yahoo! News

PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The holiday season is coming up fast and Heifer International's 2012 "Most Important Gift Catalog in the World," arriving in homes soon, will make your holiday gift purchases even more special by helping others in need.

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