Tag — Mbola, Tanzania

Honey Money Sustains Mbola Millennium Village

Field Note — Published .

Many local farmers in the Mbola Millennium Village harvest honey from traditional beehives, but until recently the equipment and techniques used have greatly limited honey production. The Millennium Villages Project has stepped in to assist farmers to modernize and commercialize honey production in an effort to guarantee both sustainable livelihoods and food security in the largely subsistence, agrarian economy.

Book Distribution Ceremony at Ilolangulu Primary School

Field Note — Published .

“The new books are so beautiful,” declared Fatuma, an excited round-cheeked Standard 2 student. “I want to touch them, and read them, and learn about the things they contain.”

World Environment Day in the Mbola Village Cluster

Field Note — Published .

In Tanzania, the World Environment Day (5th June 2009) was marked nationally in Tabora town where the Guest of Honour was Hon Dr Ally Mohamed Shein, the Vice President of the United Republic of Tanzania.

A Legendary Night for Charity

Field Note — Published .

This past Tuesday, I had the pleasure of attending a dinner event to mobilize support for the Show Me Campaign.