Women & Girls

Rising Again after Haiyan
Rising Again after Haiyan

Women & Girls

Rising Again after Haiyan

An update on the Talle family from the Philippines who lost everything to typhoon Haiyan in November 2013.

An Unexpected Role Reversal
An Unexpected Role Reversal

Women & Girls

An Unexpected Role Reversal

Prior to the roll out of the Project for the Enhancement of Livelihoods in Northern Brong Ahafo (PENLILOBA), gender inequalities were so entrenched...

An Impossible Life Made Possible
An Impossible Life Made Possible

Women & Girls

An Impossible Life Made Possible

As Heifer's Vice President of Africa Programs considered the theme of this year’s International Women’s Day, “Inspiring Change,” it...

Giving African Women Hope
Giving African Women Hope

Women & Girls

Giving African Women Hope

To close out the Power of WE series for October, we are featuring thoughts from one of our own: Petronella Halwiindi, the country director from...

Community Agro-Vet Entrepreneur Shines in Nepal
Community Agro-Vet Entrepreneur Shines in Nepal

Women & Girls

Community Agro-Vet Entrepreneur Shines in Nepal

Radha Amatya, 28, is setting the bar high for women entrepreneurs in Nepal. From choosing a husband to choosing a career, this woman has always...

At 68, South African Woman Finds Rewards in Farming
At 68, South African Woman Finds Rewards in Farming

Women & Girls

At 68, South African Woman Finds Rewards in Farming

Nono Nkgadime, 68, has found success and ample rewards in farming even after coming to it late in life.

Strength is Giving More than Required
Strength is Giving More than Required

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Strength is Giving More than Required

Meet Leontina Giurgiu of Romania, a natural mother who tends to her five children, mother-in-law and dairy cow with loving care. As part of the...

Heifer Romania Participant Pioneers New Milking Equipment on Her Farm
Heifer Romania Participant Pioneers New Milking Equipment on Her Farm

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Heifer Romania Participant Pioneers New Milking Equipment on Her Farm

Continuing our Power of WE series for the month of October, our next featured woman is Farkas Sarolta of Romania.

Young Bolivian Shepherdess Develops Leadership Skills
Young Bolivian Shepherdess Develops Leadership Skills

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Young Bolivian Shepherdess Develops Leadership Skills

Sixteen year-old Benedicta Mae Juco takes on leadership and familial responsibilities in her village in Bolivia.

Woman Veterinarian Leads Armenian Community to Success
Woman Veterinarian Leads Armenian Community to Success

Women & Girls

Woman Veterinarian Leads Armenian Community to Success

Alina Markosyan is a skilled veterinarian, a successful farmer, but above all, she is a strong leader for her community.