Mulunesh Ena is part of an existing project supported by ICIPE, working with five other women in her community near Arba Minch to raise silkworms. She then sells the cocoons to a large cooperative in Arba Minch where she earns 70-100 Ethiopian birr per KG (approximately $3-5 US). On the racks in front of her, silkworms are eating castor leaves.
A worker at the Vital Camel Milk Factory in Nanyuki, northern Kenya, handles bottles. The factory produces between 6,000-10,000 litres of camel milk per month but can't fulfil huge international orders as domestic demand is at least double its capacity.
Board Chairman of Mpingo conservation and development initiative (MCDI), Dr Felician Kilahama delivers his speech Parliamentary Lands, Natural Resources and Environment, and the Parliamentary Energy and Minerals Committees on the importance of conserving the natural resources
TACAIDS’s Executive Officer Dr Fatima Mrisho (Centre), Vice President Sustainability of the Geita Gold Mine (GGM), Simon Shayo (3rd Right), speak to journalists on the Kilimanjaro Challenge against HIV/ AIDS campaign yesterday in Dar es Salaam that will be launched in Dar es Salaam this Friday by the Vice President of Tanzania SamiaSuluhu Hassan