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Heifer India Projects, Millions of Others Affected by Cyclone Amphan
Heifer India Projects, Millions of Others Affected by Cyclone Amphan.

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Heifer India Projects, Millions of Others Affected by Cyclone Amphan

Cyclone Amphan, the strongest storm ever recorded in the Bay of Bengal, affected areas of India and Bangladesh. Heifer is monitoring the impact on...

Sun Protection Through the Ages
Sun Protection Through the Ages.

Culture

Sun Protection Through the Ages

What was life like before SPF 30? Through the centuries humankind battled the sun with palm frond parasols, Viking eyeliner and velveteen face masks.

‘Everything Inside’ uncovers hearts divided between Haiti and America

Culture

‘Everything Inside’ uncovers hearts divided between Haiti and America

Edwidge Danticat pulls no punches in Everything Inside, her latest collection of short stories following those who balance on the precarious line...

Absolutely 得意

Culture

Absolutely 得意

Heifer Hong Kong shows us how Instagram is done

Divya Gurung, the Nepalese Woman Who Overcame Her Fears to Become a Leader
Divya Gurung, the Nepalese Woman Who Overcame Her Fears to Become a Leader.

Culture

Divya Gurung, the Nepalese Woman Who Overcame Her Fears to Become a Leader

Divya Gurung never aspired to a leadership position, but now she has been the manager of the Naya Sriganshil Cooperative for four of its 8 years of...

#HeiferTogether Live Chats: Family Farming in the U.S. and Abroad During COVID-19
#HeiferTogether Live Chats: Family Farming in the U.S. and Abroad During COVID-19.

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#HeiferTogether Live Chats: Family Farming in the U.S. and Abroad During COVID-19

Join Heifer International President and CEO Pierre Ferrari for a new speaker series, #HeiferTogether, which is about the state of farmers around...

Healthy Animals, Healthy Nations: An Interview with Veterinarian David Sherman
Healthy Animals, Healthy Nations: An Interview with Veterinarian David Sherman.

Animals

Healthy Animals, Healthy Nations: An Interview with Veterinarian David Sherman

In his book That Sheep May Safely Graze, Sherman offers up a roadmap for how to deliver community services in unstable countries. He also makes...

The Buzz on Honey
The Buzz on Honey.

Food

The Buzz on Honey

Learn un-bee-lievable facts about honey collected conveniently for you in this infographic.

Heifer Haiti's Tools for Responding to COVID-19: Foresight, Adaptation and Humanity
Heifer Haiti's Tools for Responding to COVID-19: Foresight, Adaptation and Humanity.

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Heifer Haiti's Tools for Responding to COVID-19: Foresight, Adaptation and Humanity

When the first case of the novel coronavirus was officially reported in Haiti, the Heifer Haiti team was prepared.

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Zoom With Alpacas Using These Free Heifer International Virtual Backgrounds
Zoom With Alpacas Using These Free Heifer International Virtual Backgrounds.

Culture

Zoom With Alpacas Using These Free Heifer International Virtual Backgrounds

Whether you’re behind the curve or looking for something new, we’re here to help you step up your Zoom meeting game. We’ve got 31 unique...

In Bangladesh COVID-19 Puts Farmers and Food Systems in Dire Straights
A man and a woman harvest vegetables in a field in Bangladesh.

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In Bangladesh COVID-19 Puts Farmers and Food Systems in Dire Straights

With nowhere to sell their harvests, farmers in Bangladesh are struggling amid pandemic lockdown.

Five Years After the Nepal Earthquake
Five Years After the Nepal Earthquake.

Culture

Five Years After the Nepal Earthquake

The 7.8-magnitude earthquake, with an epicenter about 50 miles northwest of Kathmandu, was the most destructive the country had seen in 80 years....