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Stories from Africa

August 9, 2018
Farming for 30 years

In 1988 a group of UK dairy farmers sent 32 of their cows to help struggling families in the Mityana district of Uganda. It was the beginning of...

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August 6, 2018
“Our daughters have a great chance for equality”

Almaz Korja lives in Bonke, Ethiopia, with her husband, Abebe, and six children. "Before Send a Cow, we were in severe pain. We had no significant income. We...

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July 19, 2018
Alice Namukose

Alice is 47 years old and lives in Luuka District, Uganda. “I dropped out of school at senior two because my parents were unable to pay for my...

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July 19, 2018
Ruth Machuma Ndunde

Ruth is a young, enthusiastic woman who exemplifies the plight of vulnerable girls in rural Kenya. At 17 she dropped out of school and was lured into an...

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July 19, 2018
Wondwossen Teshome

Wondwossen Teshome is the Communications and Marketing Co-ordinator in Ethiopia. Wondwossen has four children and together with his wife Kidist, he takes a hand-on approach to parenting. Since...

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July 18, 2018
Caleb Mwambela

Caleb is a Project Facilitator in Zambia, working on our Scaling Up Nutrition project. He has been working with Send a Cow for over a year and trains farmers...

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July 17, 2018
Kasiita Robert

"I wish my parents would come back and see the transformation. I feel like they would be proud to see how far we’ve come since they left." Kasiita...

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July 16, 2018
White Mwale

White Mwale has been at Send a Cow for over two years. He is Country Manager in Zambia and oversees the country programmes, including human resources, creating partners...

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July 16, 2018
Kasalina Kibuuka

"In 1988 I got the most wonderful and understanding friend in Send a Cow. It has stood by me all my life and my children are a living...

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July 16, 2018
Lydia Takka

Lydia Takka is an Agricultural Extension Worker in Kamuli, Uganda working on the Agriculture for Women and Girls with Disability Activity project (AWDA). What is your role at...

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