Train Women Farmers in Organic Agriculture, Nepal

 
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Conservation Farming

By a male, 46-60 years old , in Busia, Kenya
Map of conservation farming John is a full time small scale farmer from Esikulu village.For the past ten years he was used to farming the conventional way with chemical fertilizers and pesticides.Then four years ago at the age of 40 years a friend gave him an issue of the organic farmer magazine. After reading it carefully, he immediately decided to change to organic farming as he realized that it would be much healthier for him and his family morover , he understood that he would save alot of money if he used composed instead of chemical fertilizers. Read more.
Related to project keywords: organic farming, chemical, pesticides, fertilizers, family

Bulemia Support Group Living With Hiv Positive

By a female, 46-60 years old , in Busia, Kenya
Map of Bulemia Support Group Living with HIV positive This is a group of people living with HIV positive who decided to form a group to work together to assist one another when she or he's bedriden. They decided to have a project of indiginious foods as vegetable they plant vegetable and sell at their local markets and also prepair seed banking where by they sell seeds of their local vegetable by the time of planting and keep their money, but by the time one is sick they struggal and take the paient to the hospital or to the nearest facility for treatment. They deal with only people who know their status and as acceptered to live positively. Read more.
Related to project keywords: vegetable, markets, local, seeds, sell

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Project Leader

Gillian Wilson

IDEX Latin America Program Director
Kathmandu, Nepal

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