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Help women in Ethiopia feed their families

Help struggling women in Ethiopia take up beekeeping, so they can earn a living and break free from poverty. 

£35.60 buys a modern beehive for a vulnerable family

£44.50 buys a beekeeping kit including hive, gloves and veil

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"For years we ate just one small meal a day. But the beehives are changing that."

Wubalem Shiferaw lives in rural Ethiopia, one of the seven poorest countries in the world. In the past, she earned a meagre living labouring for others, and it was a daily struggle to get enough food for her family.

With Oxfam's support, Wubalem has received a modern beehive, protective clothing, plus training on processing honey. It means she now earns enough to pay for essentials such as food and medicines, and is on her way to becoming truly self-sufficient.

You can help many more women to take up beekeeping and help their families break free from poverty. Please donate what you can today.

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There is a small chance we will raise more than we need for this project. If this happens your gift will be used wherever in the world the need is greatest.