Posts Tagged ‘Cameroon’

Overcoming Obstacles to Empowerment in Cameroon

Post a Comment » Written on April 15th, 2015     
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Bellow_womenThe Hope for All community organization in Belo, Cameroon, has been empowering women in small groups through chicken-raising in a CWR-funded project called Pass on the Gift. Two of the newly hatched chicks must be passed on to other women …


Thanksgiving Package

Post a Comment » Written on March 4th, 2015     
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chicken ladyCovenant World Relief was able to give a “Thanksgiving Package.” This package included a chicken cage and 22 three-week old chicks that are now ready for the market. With this present this woman has been trained on how to take …


Cameroon Chickens and Goats Enters Next Phase

Post a Comment » Written on October 8th, 2014     
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OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAThe second phase of the “Passing on the Gift” project has officially begun in Belo, Cameroon! The first phase consisted of launching four sustainable chicken brooding farms, in which over 2500 chickens were brooded and then passed on to others …


Palm Oil Enterprise

Post a Comment » Written on April 16th, 2014     
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Sharon Davis, a former covenant missionary to Cameroon, has been working with rural villages in Cameroon for years. Over time she had developed strong relationships with the communities in the area and has created some flourishing development projects with partnership …


What makes Community Development?

Post a Comment » Written on March 3rd, 2014     
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I have been learning about what makes a development project. A great example for me was one started by former covenant missionary Sharon Davis.

A good development project doesn’t rely on outsiders coming in and sustaining the project but works