INMED ASE in capable hands

INMED ASE Farm Manager Living His Passion for the Land

For Kararegra Mashava, Farm Manager of the first INMED Aquaponics® Social Enterprise (INMED ASE) in South Africa, the charm of agriculture lies in working with living organisms. “They teach you something new every day,” he says.

The INMED ASE in Vanderbijlpark houses commercial aquaponics systems that will be used for food production and training. It will also serve as a consolidation centre for the growing number of aquaponics farmers to sell their harvests at higher market rates, as well as purchase seedlings, fingerlings and other inputs at bulk prices. Ultimately, the INMED ASE will serve as a powerful catalyst in transitioning historically disadvantaged populations, including people with disabilities, women and youth, from subsistence to commercial agricultural production using climate-smart aquaponics.… Read the rest...

INMED Launches Bold New Enterprise for Big Social Impact

STERLING, VIRGINIA, USA (February 24, 2021): INMED Partnerships for Children announced today that it is launching the INMED Aquaponics® Social Enterprise (INMED ASE) to address global food security, climate-change adaptation, inclusion, sustainable livelihoods and other intertwined causes of systemic poverty. The purpose of the INMED ASE is to transition historically disadvantaged populations, including people with disabilities, women and youth, from subsistence to commercial (market-based) agricultural production using climate-smart aquaponics to help them become food-secure and economically self-sufficient. Read the press release here.

 

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Feeding bodies, minds and spirits in Johannesburg

INMED South Africa’s Health in Action team distributed a surprise donation of 710 food parcels to children and families struggling with food insecurity during the COVID-19 pandemic. Special thanks to Mondelēz International South Africa for donating the parcels and caring for our neighbors in need. Learn more about INMED South Africa’s impactful programs at https://inmed.org.za.   

 

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