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Checking if honey is ready for harvest Trainee Master Beekeepers attend review meeting Swarm box ideally sited to attract a bee colony Hive sited in July occupied by bees in August!

Bees for Development Trust

Org #26823
Vetted since 2015 Site Visit Verified
1993
year founded
$26,602
raised on GlobalGiving
3
years fundraising
3
projects funded

Mission

Bees for Development assists beekeepers living in poor and remote areas of the world - lifting them out of poverty through beekeeping. We work with individuals, trainers, community groups and associations, raising the profile of apiculture in developing countries to ensure a sustainable future for bees, people and the environment. We have five Strategic Objectives: Educating and informing beekeepers, old and new, and those that represent them, so they can keep bees successfully & sustainably Helping beekeepers to access to fair and reliable markets so they can earn more and support their families Developing policy so the contribution of beekeeping to sustainable livelihoods, bio... read more

Project Leaders
Janet  Lowore
Janet Lowore
Team
Nicola Bradbear, Janet Lowore
Organization Information
http://beesfordevelopment.org
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1 Agincourt Street
Monmouth
Monmouth, NP25 3DZ
United Kingdom
+44 (0) 1600 714848

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 8398140122
Organization Information
http://beesfordevelopment.org
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
1 Agincourt Street
Monmouth
Monmouth, NP25 3DZ
United Kingdom
+44 (0) 1600 714848

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 8398140122

Project Reports

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Nov 12, 2018
Master Beekeepers help cashew farmers in Ghana
Kenneth, Lydia, Augustine, Samuel and Kwasi are the five trainee Master Beekeepers we are working with in Ghana. As well as developing their own beekeeping skills and establishing their own apiaries,...
Aug 7, 2018
Its the swarming season and bees are arriving
Five young, enterprising and ambitious beekeepers joined our Master Beekeeper Training Programme in July 2018. They are just starting out on a really exciting path in life - to become full-time...
Dec 27, 2017
In Ethiopia, Christmas is on January 7th
Did you know that Ethiopians celebrate Christmas on 7 January each year? And that in Ethiopia the current year is 2010? This makes no difference to bees of course. This year our partners have been...
 
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