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Following completion of its cow co-operative project in Mpombo Ward, Africa Bridge has published a new technical note for the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). Africa Bridge implemented its cow co-ops as part of USAID’s IMARISHA program. IMARISHA, which means “strengthening” in Swahili, is a four-year program funded by USAID and the U.S. […]

Africa Bridge board member Oliver Muggli produced and directed a new video publicizing the great work that Africa Bridge does in Tanzania.

After three years of hard work by Africa Bridge co-op farmers in Masoko Ward, the first avocados have been harvested and sent on their way to British consumers. Africa Bridge first sponsored avocado co-ops in 2011, when 144 guardians of vulnerable children were organized into eight village co-ops in Masoko Ward.  For three years these […]

Mpombo Ward is experiencing a bit of a baby boom. Cows that were distributed to Africa Bridge co-op members last year as part of a USAID-funded project are giving birth the next generation of village cows, and are changing families’ lives. A 40-year old Bwilando village farmer, Issa Amulike Mwakalobo, has four children ranging in […]