Smallholder farmers in Madagascar

"Addressing the needs of smallholder farmers is important because they produce over 80% of food consumed in low-income countries."

CISD is looking towards expanding our efforts into East Africa and working with the Maasai tribes. One of the main concerns that the Maasai face is the unauthorized use of their ‘brand’. We hope that we can work with them to help alleviate this problem.

children are more likely to learn to read if they are able to connect and identify with characters and their cultures” 

(Source: borgenproject)

Farmer Field School is an excellent way to promote women empowerment while also boosting the quality of life for the women of rural Rwanda.