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Posted on: Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Thank you for your support of Sapinchikmanta (or Voices for Justice) an Indigenous radio program in Peru! MADRE is pleased to report that Sapinchikmanta continues to grow. Sapinchikmanta broadcasts programs that empower Indigenous women and raise awareness on human rights issues....
Posted on: Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Seven years ago, a woman named Toma walked into a local bank in Sudan. As a farmer, she had big dreams about the harvests she could raise and the money she could make selling her crops -- if she...
Posted on: Thursday, September 22, 2011
Just a few weeks ago, it rained in the communities of the Women Farmers' Union in Sudanwelcome news!
Posted on: Wednesday, September 7, 2011
We have great news from our partners at Womankind Kenya!
Posted on: Monday, August 1, 2011
Rose Cunningham speaks on Nicaragua's dangerous rainy season.
Posted on: Friday, July 29, 2011
An update from our partner organization, Womankind Kenya
Posted on: Monday, July 25, 2011
Our partners in Kenya are mobilizing urgently to give life-saving aid to people suffering in the famine in East Africa.
Posted on: Wednesday, June 22, 2011
Work that took days by hand will now take only hours with the help of the tractor.
Posted on: Tuesday, June 8, 2010
On May 24th and 25th, representatives from Indigenous organizations and networks from across the Americas met in Managua, Nicaragua for the 2nd Latin American Indigenous Forum on Climate Change. The objective of this forum, which closely followed the People's World...
Posted on: Thursday, May 6, 2010
Recent prolonged droughts and a drop in remittances due to the worldwide financial crisis have left many families in Guatemala unable to grown or buy food. To combat this problem, MADRE and Muixil have expanded Farming for the Future, a food security and microenterprise project for Indigenous Ixil women in El Quiché.
Posted on: Tuesday, March 16, 2010
During the last farming season, MADRE and our sister oganization, Zenab for Women in Development, coordinated the delivery of sorghum, millet and peanut seeds to hundreds of Women Farmers' Union members in Gungulesa, Guregana and Um Khanjar, Sudan. That support...