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Vetting better all the time! Transforming lives by improving animal health in Sudan

Vetting better all the time! Transforming lives by improving animal health in Sudan

Press releases   •   Sep 08, 2016 09:59 BST

Nearly half a million farmers from the poorest and most remote areas of eastern Sudan are set to benefit from a major new veterinary project designed to reduce hunger and poverty by improving the health of millions of chickens, goats and cattle.

Pumpkin farmers support flood relief efforts in Bangladesh

Pumpkin farmers support flood relief efforts in Bangladesh

Press releases   •   Aug 19, 2016 15:22 BST

A project which helps landless farmers in Bangladesh grow crops on barren land in the dry season has enabled hundreds of pumpkins to be donated to victims of deadly monsoon floods

Practical Action beneficiaries support flood relief efforts in South Asia

Practical Action beneficiaries support flood relief efforts in South Asia

Press releases   •   Aug 04, 2016 17:18 BST

Practical Action staff and beneficiaries are helping victims of devastating floods in Bangladesh.

Marketing Darfur: can trade bring peace and stability to a troubled region?

Marketing Darfur: can trade bring peace and stability to a troubled region?

Press releases   •   May 23, 2016 16:08 BST

How Practical Action is helping to bring together conflicting communities by re-establishing traditional farmland, trading routes and markets.

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Dragon's Den-style investment to bring finance to poor rural farmers

Dragon's Den-style investment to bring finance to poor rural farmers

News   •   Mar 07, 2016 12:06 GMT

A new style of development finance seeks to bring together modern-day investors with rural entrepreneurs in Africa, Asia and Latin America. The new fund has been created by Practical Action, Christian Aid, Traidcraft, Twin and Challenges Worldwide.

Quinoa online portal reaches one million users

Quinoa online portal reaches one million users

News   •   Sep 07, 2015 15:00 BST

Krishi Call Centre nominated for WSIS global award

Krishi Call Centre nominated for WSIS global award

News   •   Mar 27, 2015 12:09 GMT

Help centre giving advice to farmers in Bangladesh recognised for good work.

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Los productores de café a adaptarse al cambio climático (with English translation)

Los productores de café a adaptarse al cambio climático (with English translation)

Blog posts   •   Apr 24, 2015 11:55 BST

Ahead of the CBA9 conference in Nairobi Roberto Montero talks about our work in the Peruvian Amazon with families linked to small coffee farms.