World Aquaculture Conference

INMED is excited to participate in the World Aquaculture Conference this week in Cape Town, South Africa. Khumbudzo Manyaga, INMED South Africa’s Adaptive Agriculture Program Manager, will present a session on the role of aquaponics in fostering food security and economic development.

Aquaponics is a key component of INMED’s mission to bring better nutrition, health and economic opportunity to impoverished regions. This conference is an important event to spotlight our projects in South Africa and other countries. To find out more information on INMED’s aquaponics program, visit us at  https://inmed.org/aquaponics. To find out more about the Conference visit https://www.was.org/meetings/Default.aspx?code=WA2017

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INMED Health in Action

Volunteers from Mondelēz International in South Africa joined INMED South Africa last week to convert a shipping container into a new kitchen for the Aaron Ggadu School in Port Elizabeth. This INMED Health in Action school has been without a proper full-sized kitchen for several years due to a fire. The school, which is located in an impoverished community, has been adopted by the Mondelēz employees for a variety of improvement projects. The container was donated by a Mondelēz employee and is being converted into a compliant school kitchen, complete with windows, security bars and gate, new flooring and food preparation areas.… Read the rest...

Aquaponic Systems in South Africa

In South Africa, INMED installs aquaponic systems at schools to provide greater access to fresh foods for school meals and for the surrounding community. Learn about INMED’s Adaptive Agriculture and Aquaponics programs for income generation, food security and climate change resilience: https://inmed.org/what-we-do/changeadaptive-agriculture-and-aquaponics/

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