Author Archives: Ian Agnew

Christmas Change?

It might seem to have gone a wee bit quiet…

Farmers’ Voice Radio: Ghana & Shea Butter – NEW project!

In May the Farmers Voice Radio (FVR) team travelled to…

WE WON! ‘BIG IMPACT’

The Lorna Young Foundation officially have a BIG IMPACT! We’ve…

Film-Win!

Small charities suffer from a lack of funding and the…

Ugandan Floods: Help LYF Help!

This week’s terrible floods in Uganda are a timely reminder…

UK Govt Backs LYF and Ghana Women Farmers. Via Radio. With Shea Butter

Great news! We’ve been awarded a grant from UK Govt’s…

From Lockerbie with Love

As a small charity, the LYF struggles with the capacity…

Lorna’s Biographical Honour & A Parliamentary Motion

Lorna Young selected for inclusion! Honouring Scottish Women.

The LYF launches Farmer Radio in Ghana

June 2017, and the Lorna Young Foundation travelled to Ghana and Burkina Faso to launch BRAVE’s radio extension programme. The aim is to improve the resilience of farming communities to droughts and lack of access to good quality water. Ultimately this impacts on both their health and livelihoods, through their ability to grow food crops and keep livestock.

The LYF and Zakat

Muslims helping ALL poor farmers with zakat – throughout the year.