NIGERIA (GenARDIS) - “Majelissar Mata
Manoma: A meeting place for women farmers connecting with radio and
mobile phones” is a project being implemented by the African Radio
Drama Association, one of this year’s GenARDIS small grants grantees.
The project combines technologies with Gbagyi women farmer’s specific
needs and addresses the issues that disempower them, both traditional
(cultural beliefs, poverty, social exclusion, etc.) and relatively
recent (such as climate change). More
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC (GenARDIS) - In La
Ciénaga, Dominican Republic, almost half of all families are headed by
single women and 85% of the inhabitants live below the poverty line.
Fundación Taigüey, GenARDIS small grants winner is helping rural
Dominican women better manage their cooperatives using new tools and
the internet. More
To find out
more about GenARDIS: http://genardis.apcwomen.org/
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