Ethiopia

July 29, 2019
National tree planting campaign: Greening Ethiopia.

Today, Send a Cow Ethiopia joined thousands of people responding to a call from the Ethiopian government to plant 200 million tree seedlings, in just one day. The...

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July 23, 2019
We must come together to create a tree-filled future

It was encouraging to read of the ‘mind-blowing’ potential of planting trees in tackling climate change  (Tree planting 'has mind-blowing potential' to tackle climate crisis, 4 July). While...

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May 24, 2019
Environmental transformation: Planting trees for the future

Each farmer who begins working with Send a Cow is placed in a Self Help Group (SHG). One group in Ethiopia has come together to restore eight hectors...

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March 28, 2019
Toby Buckland in Ethiopia

Ethiopia is a country with extreme weather. When it rains it pours and if the earth isn’t corralled in terraces or protected by cover-crops, its fertility and even...

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February 4, 2019
New grant to help business women in Ethiopia

We are delighted to have been awarded a 3.8 million NOK grant from Norad, The Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation. This grant is particularly exciting for us as...

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October 23, 2018
Sweet potato leaves for improved family nutrition

A huge congratulations to Lauren Howe who won the Young Scholar Blog Contest, writing about her experiences working with our team in Ethiopia. The competition titled the "Young...

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September 10, 2018
A tale of two projects

Earlier this year I had the incredible experience of visiting Send a Cow’s work in Ethiopia to produce two short films for them. The first week was spent...

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August 28, 2018
A man with a plan

Weche Wantisa (30) has the most beautiful and organised farm, with terracing, fodder planting along the boundaries and raised beds. He lives in Gamo Gofa, Ethiopia with his...

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August 6, 2018
“Our daughters have a great chance for equality”

Almaz Korja lives in Bonke, Ethiopia, with her husband, Abebe, and six children. "Before Send a Cow, we were in severe pain. We had no significant income. We...

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July 19, 2018
Wondwossen Teshome

Wondwossen Teshome is the Communications and Marketing Co-ordinator in Ethiopia. Wondwossen has four children and together with his wife Kidist, he takes a hand-on approach to parenting. Since...

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