International Development

A Look Inside the Happier Lives of Nicaraguans with Clean Water

In the village of Rubén Darío, located in the Nueva Guinea municipality of southern Nicaragua, live 450 people, settled in...

No More Stunting in Beposo: Self-Help’s “Growing Healthy Food, Growing Healthy Children” Program

No More Stunting in Beposo: Self-Help’s “Growing Healthy Food, Growing Healthy Children” Program

By Jerry Perkins and Nora Tobin This article originally appeared in the Des Moines Register on October 14, 2018. Reprinted...

An Update from Nicaragua

An Update from Nicaragua

Many of you have been following the news of ongoing political protests in Nicaragua and expressed concern for our staff...

Introducing Double Row Corn Technology to Nicaragua’s Farmers

Introducing Double Row Corn Technology to Nicaragua’s Farmers

By Jorge Campos Solis – Country Program Director Farmers evaluate the double groove application Technification, innovation, invention or topological designs...

Self-Help News: Spring Edition Newsletter is Here!

Self-Help News: Spring Edition Newsletter is Here!

 

Joseph’s Business is Multiplying Like Rabbits!

Joseph’s Business is Multiplying Like Rabbits!

Joseph is a 44-year-old man from the community of Bampenase, in the Ashanti region of Ghana. He is a teacher and...

Engaging a Community through Stove Building

Engaging a Community through Stove Building

by Yolanda Fletes & Edelia Cruz Torres – Micro-Credit Program Officers It has been a busy few months for Self-Help’s...

Why Invest in Teen Girls?

Why Invest in Teen Girls?

Who is the most important woman in your life? Your mother? Your grandmother? Your daughter? Your sister? Your spouse? What...