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Smallholder Farmers – the quiet front line in the battle against climate change

This week the COP21 climate talks are getting underway in Paris. Although many agree that the stakes are higher than ever, political wrangling over how to approach climate change seems to continue unabated. Despite this, smallholder and indigenous communities across the world are responding robustly. Using their expert knowledge of the land, these communities have …

A simple bio gas construction that makes use of waste to create a more reliable energy source for e.g. cooking.

Biogas and Bees – thinking outside the sack

A simple bio gas construction that makes use of waste to create a more reliable energy source for e.g. cooking. From Teresa’s visit to the Ankole Coffee Producers Cooperative Union, continued: As a way to diverse income, some of the farmers have beehives which are both traditional and modern. I managed to capture the traditional …