Month: December 2014

Happy Birthday Mpingo Conservation & Development Initiative

Happy Birthday Mpingo Conservation & Development Initiative

Happy Birthday to our partner Mpingo Conservation & Development Initiative. They have being protecting and sustainably managing forests in Tanzania for 10 years – well done & keep up the good work! Find out more about the project here

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Forest communities celebrate as they switch on to solar energy

Forest communities celebrate as they switch on to solar energy

It was all smiles, cheers and celebration when Fatuma lit the first ever solar lantern in the village, lighting the whole one roomed house. The night had literally turned into daytime. This is the village of Fihoni, bordering the Gogoni forest. It’s one of the communities now benefitting from a shift to sustainable energy thanks […]

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“The effect of climate change & tree planting on my farm”

“The effect of climate change & tree planting on my farm”

Cymraeg isod Justine Watalunga, Board Member and a farmer of Konokoyi Coffee Growers’ society, Bududa District shares her story about tree planting, climate change and its effects – “Production levels of coffee and matooke (banana) had dropped due to changes in weather patterns, which have been unpredictable. We tried our best to improve soil fertility […]

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In memory of Dilwyn Jenkins

In memory of Dilwyn Jenkins

It with great sadness that we share the news of the untimely death of a brilliant man, our friend and partner, Dilwyn Jenkins. It has been an honour for Size of Wales to work with him in supporting the Ashaninka and their forests.  Dilwyn Jenkins in the Ene valley, Peru, with one of the Ashaninka […]

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