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Akwasi Finds Business Inspiration While Working with Self-Help

By Zakaria Adams – Training Center Manager Many countries in Africa are being faced with a high unemployment rate and...

Omar Learns How to Increase His Yields While Using Less Land

By Rodolfo Ricardo Hernandez Navas – Agriculture Program Officer Across Nicaragua, farmers are greatly challenged by irregular crop sales prices....

Felicia is Able to Provide Her Children with a Great Education

From now until Giving Tuesday on December 1, you can double your impact! Self-Help International’s Board of Directors and key...

Afia Makes Nutritious Weaning Food for Her Youngest Daughter

By Patience Obour – Promoting Good Nutrition Program Officer Good nutrition plays a crucial role in a person’s life and...

Keyla is an Innovative and Determined Entrepreneur

By Yolanda Fletes – Women’s Empowerment Program Officer Keyla is a 32-year-old mother from Melchorita, Nicaragua and a member of...

Leaders Have a Community Vision – 2019 Impact Report – La Venada, Nicaragua

These stories were originally featured in the 2019 Impact Report. Antolín and Silvio are two leaders with a vision for La...

Creating a Demand and Developing a Taste for Oyster Mushrooms

This report was originally written by Richmond Kalai and Vida Nti, members of the 2019-2020 Graduate Entrepreneurship Program (GEP) cohort. In oyster...

Leaders Feed Their Communities – 2019 Impact Report – Kukuboso, Ghana

These stories were originally featured in the 2019 Impact Report. Kasim and Dora are two community members in Kukuboso pushing...