Bees Abroad Blog

The latest from our project managers and other volunteers

We already have some Bees Abroad runners and we would love to make this a bigger team effort! Maybe you would like to run… or maybe you know someone you could encourage (and sponsor) to run.

Thank you to all who supported and joined in our World Bee Day celebrations last month!

Excitement is in the air for these farmers in Sierra Leone this World Bee Day!

We have two projects in Ghana that we are highlighting for World Bee Day sponsorship. One is the Amomaso-Adom Beekeepers.

Meet the wonderful Baraka Beekeepers Group

Bees Abroad is excited to share with you about the Kome Island Women Beekeepers.

Bees Abroad has some exciting plans to celebrate World Bee Day 2022!

The 2022 TCS London Marathon on Sunday 2 October is set to be a fantastic spectacle, with 50,000 people taking part on the central London course and up to 40,000 more taking part all around the globe in the virtual event. Participants in the virtual TCS London Marathon will again have 23 hours, 59 minutes and 59 … Continue reading Run for Bees Abroad in the VIRTUAL 2022 TCS London Marathon!

News from Kasese, Uganda Becca, a lifetime beekeeper and conservation degree student who represented England at the International Meeting of Young Beekeepers has travelled to our projects in Uganda.

Beekeepers for Life is a Bees Abroad membership initiative working to empower women, to  earn a sustainable income, through beekeeping. From just £3 a month, you can help educate, train and support women to become skilled beekeepers, trainers, community leaders, and entrepreneurs. Become a Beekeeper for Life member before 31st January, for a chance to … Continue reading Help to empower women and create Beekeepers for Life

What is your favourite honey recipe? To celebrate our Beekeepers for Life Big Give Christmas Challenge, we are offering you a chance to win a Lunchbag designed by Poppy Treffry. How to enter Share your favourite recipe using honey on Facebook and Instagram and tag #beesabroad Or email your recipe to us here. For an … Continue reading It’s time to enter the big Honey Christmas Draw

Afuape is a Beekeeper for Life from the Abotokio Slow Food Beekeeping Community Women’s Group in Nigeria. Meet Afuape Fadilat Abosede, a Beekeeper for Life from the Abotokio Slow Food Beekeeping Community Women’s Group in Nigeria. Afuape was struggling to provide for her three children after trying various means of generating income. As she was … Continue reading Meet Afuape Fadilat Abosede, a Beekeeper for Life in Nigeria