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Sustainable pig farming in Kenya
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How a local group is empowering women in Kenya through pig farming

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Meet the women supporting their families and communities through small business pig farming, and the organisation helping them do it.

26/03/2017 / By / , , , / Post a Comment
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Murky waters: the ethics of big ship cruising

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By any metric you care to name – profits, passengers, new travel routes – big ship cruising has been an overwhelming tourism success. But at what cost?

23/11/2016 / By / , , , , / Post a Comment
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Meet Kathmandu’s hidden artisans: the extraordinary Seven Women

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Our taxi pulls up outside some rusty wrought iron gates. Inside is one of Nepal’s philanthropic success stories: a tiny business that’s slowly changing the lives of local women.

29/03/2016 / By / , , , , , , / Post a Comment
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What it’s really like to see mountain gorillas in Rwanda

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There’s only one brief moment when I feel afraid. I am in Volcanoes National Park in the North West corner of Rwanda, and I’m crouching one metre away from an angry female gorilla.

01/02/2016 / By / , , , , , / Post a Comment
A snake-charmer in Morocco
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Underbelly: Why Moroccan snake charming isn’t what you think

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Along with mint tea, souks and tagines, snake charming was, to me, quintessentially Moroccan, and I was desperate to see a 'performance'.

11/01/2016 / By / , , , , / Post a Comment