International Development

Tijani Increases Yield

Tijani Increases Yield

  TIJANI INCREASED YIELD THROUGH THE ADOPTION OF IMPROVED FARMING TECHNOLOGIES AND AGRONOMIC PRACTICES. By Emmanuel Obiri Laryea – Agriculture...

Innovating Water Chlorination in Nicaragua

By Orlando Montiel Salas – Clean Water Program Officer It’s been seven years since the implementation of Self-Help International’s Clean Water...

Community Leaders are the Strongest Agents for Change

This report was written by Latin America Program Specialist, Katie Seifert, following her October 2019 trip to Nicaragua. The Self-Help...

Maralexia Takes a Leap of Faith with a New Oven

By Yolanda Fletes – Micro-Credit Program Officer   Maralexia is an entrepreneur and root vegetable producer from La Venada, a...

Reflections on lessons learned – stories from SHI Agripreneurs

Reflections on lessons learned – stories from SHI Agripreneurs

Entering the World as New Agripreneurs Ghana’s newest agricultural entrepreneurs – “agripreneurs” – were honored at a graduation ceremony last...

WHO WOULD HAVE THOUGHT……? THE STORY OF AYISHETU KASSIM

WHO WOULD HAVE THOUGHT……? THE STORY OF AYISHETU KASSIM

“I can’t explain enough what Self-Help International’s Micro-Credit program has done for me. Who would have thought that I could...

Joe and Esther Legg Make A Difference in Ghana

Joe and Esther Legg Make A Difference in Ghana

The Self-Help International community mourns the recent loss of Joe Legg, longtime emeritus member of the Board of Directors. Self-Help...

El Juste Farmers See the Benefits of QPM Seed and New Farming Methods

El Juste Farmers See the Benefits of QPM Seed and New Farming Methods

By Jorge L. Campos S. and Rodolfo Hernandez – Nicaragua Country Director & Ag Program Officer Maize producers in the...

Jamilatu Gets the Support She Needs for Her Two New Healthy Babies

By Jesse Jackson Sarkodie – Promoting Good Nutrition Program Officer Jamilatu moved from her home near the Ivory Coast to...

Adelaida Reinvests Her Income in the Things That Matter Most – Her Children and Her Business

By Yolanda Fletes – Micro-Credit Program Officer 42-year-old Adelaida has been a part of Self-Help International’s micro-credit and business training program...

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