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A Summary of Major Investments (9/15-3/16)

During the seven months that I spent in Kwakiliga, I helped to organize and monitor several investments that I thought would put the Kwakiliga Project in an improved position of efficiency, sustainability, and profitability. It should go without saying that aside … Continue reading

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Meet the Partners

The Kwakiliga Project has been around since 2010. During that time, there have been seven Project Coordinators (including myself), several different directions for the Kwakiliga Project, and tens of Tanzanian Partners who were, at one point, part of the Kwakiliga Project, … Continue reading

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A Warehouse Management System in Rural Tanzania

If you’re one of the millions who have been following my blog, Facebook updates, emails, and, yes, the Twitter, you have seen that I am very excited that we recently completed construction of our central egg storage facility. You will … Continue reading

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Combating Deforestation

Deforestation in Tanzania has been a major environmental problem affecting a large portion of the country for many decades. Although it is difficult to determine the exact rate of deforestation, the World Bank estimates that the average annual deforestation rate … Continue reading

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Water Security

In a small village of farmers, one can understand the importance of consistent access to water. In Kwakiliga, the source of water is most often rain. However, the rains in Kwakiliga are inconsistent to say the least. This season, it … Continue reading

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The Power of Personal Finance

Those of you who have been following our project over the last couple of months may remember posts congratulating our partner, Mama Mwaka, on being the first member of the 2Seeds Network to reach a personal savings goal. As we … Continue reading

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The Rains, They Come and They Go

Hello from Kwakiliga! We are very pleased to announce that after 3 weeks of consistently climbing egg production, our sick chickens have turned the corner and are now producing in the normal range again! Happy to have healthy chickens once … Continue reading

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