Malnutrition can have many effects that are detrimental to human health, and people living in extreme poverty are especially at risk. This graphic will show you some of the ways hunger and obesity could adversely affect you.
You can enjoy fresh strawberries each year so long as pests, weeds and diseases are kept at bay. Here are some tips to help your strawberry garden grow, along with a recipe for a sweet treat!
Cardamom farmers in Guatemala brave destructive pests, deadly snakes and predatory markets to grow and sell one of the world’s most expensive spices. They often reap very little profit from their hard work, but Heifer is helping to change that.
Her present reality stops Renuka Khatun from imagining that her sons could know a different kind of life. Still, she is optimistic that working in a new Heifer project might help her see them through.
Milk money provides for the basics and allows families to invest in the future. It’s the classic Heifer story — the gift of a cow and training leads to a life that once seemed out of reach for a family of farmers.
As president of ONE, Michael Elliott leads a chorus of six million voices united to help end extreme poverty, hunger and preventable disease, particularly in Africa. ONE does not ask for donations—they ask for your voice in speaking up for people who often go unheard.
Pomander balls are fun, easy to put together, and make cheerful decorations that fill the house with a lovely aroma. These, along with this recipe for sweet potato soufflé, are sure to spice up your home this holiday.
Families living along Ecuador’s coastline seek new livelihoods as the mangroves and the natural resources they provide dwindle. One family hinges their hopes on community tourism, opening their home to visitors wanting an authentic taste of life in the mangroves.