Our SRHR education specialist for Project Safidy, Poppy Vernon, shares why she thinks Safidy is so important and valuable to young people in Madagascar.
The SEED blog
Talking about sustainable environment, education, development in Southeast Madagascar.
With Ranomafana Lycée (high school) finished, we look at what's been achieved and the legacy of SEED's former staff member, Dadah.
For the communities that Project Oratsimba supports, lobster fishing is a vitally important livelihood. Already the COVID-19 pandemic has caused catch prices to plummet by more than 50%. Learn more about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in this week's blog.
On World Environment Day, we take a look at how the current global crisis has created an opportunity for national staff to take over responsibility for the monitoring of Project Ala's corridors and forest fragments.
This Menstrual Hygiene Day, we reflect on SEED’s efforts to support menstrual hygiene management, and in particular our use of education to promote better hygiene practices and empower women and girls with knowledge of their bodies and rights.
International research shows that despite advances in technology and sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) education, parents remain the key informants of SRHR information for their children. Project Safidy has undertaken research with parents and other household influencers into this important issue.
With construction of the new Mahampy Weaver's Studio in Sainte Luce finally underway, Project Development Officer Joe tells us what this will mean for the new Cooperative, and the community in Madagascar.
Project Development Officer for Community Health, Kirsty Solomons, looks at the various health and WASH projects SEED is carrying out in Madagascar, the challenges, and successes.
Read about how SEED is adapting to these new circumstances and the creative solutions that our rural WASH team, working in partnership with UNICEF Madagascar, has come up with to spread awareness of how the virus can be prevented.
Marine Specialist Danick Trouwloon looks at the essential role of women in lobster fisheries in Madagascar, and how efforts to train Women Marine Ambassadors promote gender equity and lead to increased income.