Agriculture

Zimbabwe: Mildred Mango

“Gender Links (GL) came into my life at a time when I had lost hope with life. Before joining GL I had stress to the extent of having suicidal thoughts. I now have hope and confidence for a better life. I now have peace of mind,” Mildred Mango. “The year 2016 came as a relief […]

September 20, 2018 Themes: Agriculture | Business | Drivers of Change | Economics Programs: Protocol @ work

Zambia: Katete District Council Promotes Advocacy for Gender Equality

This is a project that is ensuring that all activities in the district are gender aware in all aspects. this includes all the departments in the district as they have to make gender aware plans so as to attain the equality that is desirable. All the activities done in the district are well integrated so […]

September 6, 2018 Themes: Agriculture | Environment Programs: Protocol @ work

Swaziland: Climate Smart Agriculture, under SWADE promotes permaculture as a way of generating income

Climate Smart Agriculture, under SWADE promotes permaculture as a way of generating income and mitigating the effects of climate change on the agricultural sector in the Lowveld of Swaziland. Climate Smart Agriculture works with farmers in the lowveld of Swaziland to show them alternative ways for farming. They encourage farmers to move from sustenance farming […]

September 6, 2018 Themes: Agriculture | Climate change Programs: Protocol @ work

LESOTHO: Neo Mahase

“Determination is what made me who I am today” Councillor Neo Mahase was born and bred in Thabana-Morena Ha Leboto in the Mafeteng district where most people know it as a district of lots of fighting’s amongst Sesotho musicians. Clouncillor Neo also calls himself as a rural boy. He grew up there and he is […]

September 5, 2018 Themes: Agriculture | Drivers of Change | Employment Programs: Protocol @ work

Swaziland: Climate Smart Agriculture

Swaziland: Climate Smart Agriculture, under SWADE promotes permaculture as a way of generating income and mitigating the effects of climate change on the agricultural sector in the lowveld of Swaziland. Climate Smart Agriculture works with farmers in the lowveld of Swaziland to show them alternative ways for farming. They encourage farmers to move from sustenance […]

August 17, 2018 Themes: Agriculture Programs: Protocol @ work

Swaziland: Swaziland-Green Living Movement

Green Living Movement Swaziland (GLM Swaziland) is an idea that was developed in Zambia in 2000 and was adopted into Swaziland in 2009 under the Swaziland Companies Act no 7 of 1912. It is a registered NGO committed to ensure environmental protection, sustainable community development and to help eradicate all forms of poverty. GML focuses […]

August 17, 2018 Themes: Agriculture Programs: Climate change

Swaziland: Swazi Top Be Hive

 Swaziland: Swazi Top Bee Hive offers an affordable way of bee keeping which eliminates the need of expensive harvesting equipment and offers a simple and affordable technique. The Swazi Top Bee Hive, under the leadership of a young woman Ms Kholiwe Msibi, promotes bee keeping as a way to counter climate change as well as […]

August 17, 2018 Themes: Agriculture | Climate change Programs: Protocol @ work

Zimbabwe: Chiota Community economically empowered to take charge of their own development

Chiota Greenfield partnered with private companies such as Zimbabwe’s giant day old chicks supplier, Irvines, to support women in implementation of commercial broiler production namely Materera Chicken project which comprised of 9 women and 2 men. The project members had been capacitated in community based management of the various projects they undertook. It was a […]

Zimbabwe: Umguza Rural District Council – Capacity Building of Livestock Farming in Umguza Rural Communities

The project sought to empower communal farmers in attaining improved animal husbandry skills. That led to raising the quality of their livestock and its market value. Women and children, who usually bear the brunt of economical struggles in families, were given an opportunity to contribute meaningfully, not only to improving their own welfare but that […]

July 19, 2018 Themes: Agriculture | Economics Programs: Protocol @ work

Zimbabwe: Warren Ndava

” From a father to a women’s Savings Club Organizer” I am a ward councillor in Zvimba Rural District. I engage much in poverty eradication around my community. I am a life transformer through a money savings club project. Prior to being a councillor, it has always been my dream to help other people. I […]

July 17, 2018 Themes: Agriculture | Drivers of Change | Gender equality Programs: Protocol @ work