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Green shoots of hope in the Ethiopian mountains

25 July 2017

A restored watershed and agricultural training have revitalised life for a rural community in Tigray, northern Ethiopia.

Farm Africa pilots the use of microinsurance to help pastoralists

10 July 2017

Farm Africa is piloting microinsurance products that will help Ethiopian pastoralists respond to climate shocks in ways that contribute to their recovery, rather than weaken them further.

Michelin-starred restaurants battle it out on the football pitch

06 July 2017

Farm Africa’s charity five-a-side football tournament, organised by Paul Foster of Salt Dining, saw some of the UK’s top chefs ditch their kitchen whites for football colours to help build a prosperous rural Africa.

Savings keep Dukan's water business afloat

04 July 2017

Dukan Hussein's water collection business has been kept afloat thanks to savings she built up since joining a Village Savings and Loans Association (VSLA).  

Bumper first harvest for Aldi's Farm Africa project

29 June 2017

A year into Farm Africa's partnership with Aldi, farmers taking part in our Growing Futures project in western Kenya have brought in bumper yields of vegetables.