Raising the Awareness of Farmers towards Animal Health

In the context of raising SEKEM farmers’ awareness on animal health, SEKEM in cooperation with the Farmers Development Association (FDA) organized three veterinary convoys in Behira where SEKEM farmers are located in three villages, under the supervision of Alexandria University’s Veterinary Medicine Faculty and other organization for veterinary services at Behira governorate. The outcome of…

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For Healthy Livestock: Free Veterinary Service from EBDA

Recently, SEKEM organized three veterinary medical convoys to investigate the livestock of SEKEMs contracted farmers in three villages located in Giza and Kafr El Sheikh Governorates. The project was organized in collaboration with the Egyptian Bio-Dynamic Association (EBDA) and more than 20 veterinary doctors, who volunteered from nearby directorates. The veterinarians inspected and vaccinated an average of 300 animals including…

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Empowering Women Economically and Raising their Entrepreneurial Skills

Women’s economic empowerment is a prerequisite for sustainable development and pro-poor growth. Achieving women’s economic empowerment requires sound public policies, a holistic approach and long-term commitment and gender-specific perspectives must be integrated at the design stage of policy and programming. The planned project was allocated for 50 women in Fayoum by providing pieces of training…

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SEKEMs Contracted Farmers Getting Scientific Insights

In August 2016, almost 100 of SEKEMs contracted farmers came from all over Egypt to attend a conference on sustainable agriculture organized by the Egyptian Bio-Dynamic Assosciation (EBDA). Within the framework of integrating the contracted farmers more into SEKEMs holistic approach, this meeting is considered to be the starting point of a monthly series of meetings. Hence, not only…

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