STORIES TAGGED: LITERACY

Projects & Families
Projects & Families

Regine and Justine: Cameroon Women Turn Things Around

Regine Ndjiwo, 55, and Justine Passo, 50, are members of Heifer projects in the western region of Cameroon, a little over nine miles from Heifer’s office in Bamenda. They are part of GIC APEB (Groupe d’Initiative Commune d’Apiculture et Eleveurs de Bamepah) created in Bamepah Village.

Projects & Families

This is What Social Justice Looks Like

Nicaragua

Social justice is girls in Nicaragua, where 32 percent of girls over 15 are illiterate. Where Heifer International helped those same girls attend school because their families no longer need them to stay home and work.

Projects & Families

Literacy Classes Improve Lives - Northern Thailand

In the world today, no one can deny the importance of education. Yet many women in the remote mountainous areas of Northern Thailand rarely have the opportunity to be educated. Heifer International Thailand believes that providing basic education to women will broaden their world view and enhance their confidence.