Using market-driven approaches, MEDA' s Greater Rural Opportunities for Women (GROW) project focuses on improving food security for families in Northern Ghana by assisting women farmers to grow more soybeans and forge market links that will increase incomes. Hear stories from the field and how this approach is changing livelihoods for women.
Living in rural Africa, it's difficult to connect with sustainable outside markets, especially as a woman. The program that one of our interns works with, GROW, looks to link women and their families with markets to develop a lasting income. Here's a brief review of a recent trip.