From economically vulnerable to empowered entrepreneur
In Konso, Ethiopia, drought caused by climate change has drastically impacted many livelihoods. Kumana Kurasho is one of a new generation of small-scale female entrepreneurs who earn their own living by making and selling aloe vera soap.
Kumana got her opportunity through the BRACED project which Christian Aid supports. not only do vital projects like this build the resilience of vulnerable communities against climate change, they also empower women to earn their own money.