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February 4, 2019
New grant to help business women in Ethiopia

We are delighted to have been awarded a 3.8 million NOK grant from Norad, The Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation. This grant is particularly exciting for us as...

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January 21, 2019
BVA President Simon Doherty appointed to our Board of Trustees

We are delighted to announce that the President of the British Veterinary Association, Simon Doherty, has been appointed to our Board of Trustees. The Board has responsibility for...

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December 18, 2018
Annual Report 2017-18

Send a Cow worked with 752,370 people in 2017-18, supporting vulnerable, poor, marginalised, African farmers out of poverty and malnutrition.   You helped us to raise £7.58 million,...

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November 27, 2018
UK set to waste 60 million presents this Christmas

To mark Giving Tuesday on 27 November, we are calling on shoppers to give more meaningful gifts this Christmas. Millions of pounds are wasted on unwanted gifts which...

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November 23, 2018
International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

To mark International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, we're delighted to have a guest blog from Manuel Contreras-Urbina, Director of Research of the Global Women’s Institute. Around...

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November 15, 2018
Unheard voices

Stories get told everyday, but only some voices get heard... With the help of some well-known faces, you spoke up for the #UnheardVoices of Burundi. Your response to our...

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October 23, 2018
Sweet potato leaves for improved family nutrition

A huge congratulations to Lauren Howe who won the Young Scholar Blog Contest, writing about her experiences working with our team in Ethiopia. The competition titled the "Young...

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October 16, 2018
Balanced diets, balanced world

By 2030, we should all be eating safely, sufficiently and nutritiously, all year round, no matter where in the world we live. That is the second Sustainable Development...

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October 15, 2018
International Day of Rural Women

Today, 15 October, we celebrate International Day for Rural Women. Rural women make up a quarter of the world’s population. They grow much of our food, strengthen economies...

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October 8, 2018
The Big Debate: How can gender equality be achieved in Africa?

On Thursday 4 October more than 200 guests attended Send a Cow’s flagship event The Big Debate at City Hall in London to hear a panel of experts...

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