Women & Girls

Community Leader Series: Meet Laura Mayes and Carrie Pacini
Community Leader Series: Meet Laura Mayes and Carrie Pacini

Women & Girls

Community Leader Series: Meet Laura Mayes and Carrie Pacini

We are thrilled today to introduce you to two groundbreaking community leaders as part two of our Women’s Empowerment Community Leader Series,...

Dipping Our Toes into Something New
Dipping Our Toes into Something New

Women & Girls

Dipping Our Toes into Something New

Women and girls shoulder an inordinate amount of the burden of fetching water in developing countries. When they have nearby, reliable sources of...

Flush with Promise
Flush with Promise

Women & Girls

Flush with Promise

It’s easy for most of us in the United States to take our solid school infrastructure for granted, but that’s not the case the world over. Case...

Community Leader Series: Meet Asha Dahya
Community Leader Series: Meet Asha Dahya

Women & Girls

Community Leader Series: Meet Asha Dahya

The power of women and community is a global universal. We are thrilled today to introduce you to a groundbreaking community leader as part of our...

Curing Snakebites and Poverty in India
Curing Snakebites and Poverty in India

Women & Girls

Curing Snakebites and Poverty in India

Ichhasakti’s daily sacrifices of water, which she pours on the basil plant growing atop the altar, is believed to offer her some cosmic...

Meet the Future Top Grad of the Bangladesh Police Academy
Meet the Future Top Grad of the Bangladesh Police Academy

Women & Girls

Meet the Future Top Grad of the Bangladesh Police Academy

Sadia's mother is encouraging her youngest to chase her own ambitions. Out of this family’s three children, Sadia is only one who has the...

5 Patriarchy Smashers You've Never Heard Of
5 Patriarchy Smashers You've Never Heard Of

Women & Girls

5 Patriarchy Smashers You've Never Heard Of

Sometimes it's discouraging how long it takes to progress the cause of gender equity, but take heart: there are women all around the world fighting...

Heifer Haiti Director and Project Participant Honored For Excellence in Development
Heifer Haiti Director and Project Participant Honored For Excellence in Development

Women & Girls

Heifer Haiti Director and Project Participant Honored For Excellence in Development

We are proud to share that Hervil Cherubin, our Heifer Haiti Country Director, and Ronald Malbranche, a Heifer project participant, have been...

Heifer Collaborates with Nepal’s Ministry of Livestock Development to Empower Goat Farmers
Heifer Collaborates with Nepal’s Ministry of Livestock Development to Empower Goat Farmers

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Heifer Collaborates with Nepal’s Ministry of Livestock Development to Empower Goat Farmers

Goat is an important commodity of national economic significance in Nepal; however, it continues to encounter challenges in becoming an...

Heifer Ecuador Foundation Reflects on an Innovative Year
Heifer Ecuador Foundation Reflects on an Innovative Year

Women & Girls

Heifer Ecuador Foundation Reflects on an Innovative Year

2017 was a year of great opportunities for the Heifer Ecuador Foundation. We worked on nine projects, in 13 provinces of Ecuador and one department...