By Honey Care Africa

The Social Business in East Africa that is Using Bees and Smartphones to Help Lift Subsistence Farmers Out of Poverty.

By Jonathan Kalan Bees. Specifically, African bees are probably not the first, or even fifth idea, that comes to mind when you think of alleviating poverty. Yet these little insects are causing a buzz by helping thousands of rural farmers in East Africa. For the past twelve years, Kenyan social business Honey Care Africa has […]

By Honey Care Africa

The Bop In Pictures: One Beekeeper, Many Hives in Kenya

Joyce Kavinya Motunga is from Kitui district, Kenya. She lives with her five children and four grandchildren. Joyce lives in a small mud and brick hut in a village on the outskirts of Kitui district, Eastern Kenya. She’s been beekeeping for more than 10 years and is just one of Honey Care Africa’s 15,000 bee farmers […]