Help Women in Rwanda Fight Against Poverty

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United We Stand

By a male, 31-45 years old, in Rakai, Uganda
Map of UNITED WE STAND Many farmers have a difficult in acquiring loans to aid their domestic productive activities. Native in Kalagi Village suggest away of raising funds which are kept and then borrowed to members at 10% interest per anum. Members borrow this money to buy seeds pesticides acracides and othere farm equipment like hoes, pangas and related items. members ahve found it easy because money is available all the time and has no conditions applied. Read more.
Related to project keywords: farmers, loans, money buy, available, interest

The Hen That Laid Golden Eggs.

46-60 years old , in Busia, Kenya
Map of The hen that laid golden eggs. I wonder said the farmer to him self, if could get more eggs from my hen. so he began to feed and to keep her in a special cage and,just as he hoped the hen began to lay two or three golden eggs every week. The farmer was very happy and had even more money to spend. The farmer was trained in poultry production and he got more profit from eggs. Read more.
Related to project keywords: just, keep, farmer, profit, john

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Emily Engel

Oakbrook, IL United States

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