Bees Abroad have recently been partnering with Ashanti Development in the Ashanti region of Ghana to train members of this rural community in the skills and practice of beekeeping. This is another great example of how Bees Abroad helps to relieve poverty.
Richard Ridler – Chairman – Richard joins us having completed a period of time as Chairman of Essex Beekeepers’ Association. He has experience in business development, marketing and projects overseas including beekeeping in Africa. His remit includes re-structuring and strengthening Bees Abroad to enable it to grow. John Home – Project leader in Kenya has spent a life time in […]
Bees Abroad project manager Roy Dyche talks to a member of our Ugandan project. “So many of my friends were telling me about the beekeeping that had arrived in our district. I was excited. I wanted to become a beekeeper too, so I decided to join the project.”
Here are photos of Sinyati women’s group as they exhibited during the Baringo county Honey Conference (26-28 June 2014) which was attended by 500 people and presided over by the County Governor Hon. Benjamin Chebo.
Stuart Andrews and Roy Dyche will be visiting our project in Hoima, Uganda at the end of April, and you will be able to follow their work via Stuart’s blog
Roughly yearly, we try to produce a complete analysis of the various work that we are engaged with. This report details our projects in Cameroon, Kenya, Ghana, Malawi, Nigeria, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia.
Dave Bonner has been engaged in community training in Uganda since 2008. Putting his interest in relief of poverty together with his beekeeping skills, it was a easy step for him to become engaged in Bees Abroad’s work. He’s recently written an article about his work with Bees Abroad in BeeCraft – a British journal […]
John Home says biology can find solutions to the biggest problems – like stopping a six-tonne African elephant in its tracks.
We are delighted to be able to announce that Bees Abroad has secured major funding from the UK Department for International Aid (DFID) for a three-year project to alleviate poverty in Kenya
The aim of our project is to create a new economic opportunity for 900 pastoral households to diversify livelihoods in the arid and semi-arid land (ASA ) in Kenya districts of Laikipia and Samburu, thanks to funding from the UK Department for International Development.