[Kenya] At the secluded open beach on the edge of sleepy Kibuyuni village in Kwale County, lies a seaweed model farm run by 50 farmers, Continue reading How seaweed model farm is transforming lives in Kwale
[Philippines, Singapore] Northern Samar-based social enterprise Sentro ha Pagpauswag ha Panginabuhi (Center for Local Economy Development) or SSPI, Continue reading Samar-based NGO finalist in Project Inspire 2015
BMO Financial Group today announced it is honouring women through a new program, BMO Celebrating Women, which recognizes outstanding women in three categories: Innovation and Global Growth; Community and Charitable Giving; and Expansion and Growth in Continue reading Diane Bernard, expansion and growth in small business honouree
As heavy winds lash the Ramanathapuram coast, A Mariammal and her niece M Rasakka sit outside their shanty and stare listlessly at the turbulent sea — the same blue space that swallowed their tiny fishing hamlet and their friends who ventured in to eke out a living that fateful morning on December 26, 2004. But the two can’t wait for the gale to calm to take on the Continue reading Women dive deep to weed out gender barrier, make a living
A group of researchers at the Georgia Tech Research Institute want to use innovative agriculture to help some of the world’s poorest communities with food security. They are currently raising funds to work with Zanmi Agrikol (which means “Partners in Agriculture” in Creole) to help reduce the cost of animal protein and increase female entrepreneurship in Haitian communities. Continue reading Georgia Tech researchers start Algae Feed Project
It was once harvested by hardy Hebridean fisherman from rocks in the sea and burned on the shore for raw materials and exported across the British Isles.
Now young women have been advised… Continue reading Seaweed pills found to boost women’s health in three days