September 2012 – Bringing safe and sustainable water to 1,190 people

Our chosen partner this month is Village Water, which provides hygiene education and sustainable water for rural villages in western Zambia. Diarrhoea is one of the leading causes of infant mortality in poor countries and a major contributor to malnutrition, throughout the life span. The safe disposal of human excreta, coupled with basic hygiene practices, […]

Raised enough to set up 4 seed banks reaching hundreds of farmers

In August the 1% Network raised £2,904.00 for Self Help Africa. This money will be used to set up four seed multiplication projects and change the lives of hundreds of farmers, their families and wider communities. For further information watch this a short video on the value of seed multiplication. Once again, it’s incredible that […]