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Bees for Development Strengthening Livelihoods Course

Bees for Development Strengthening Livelihoods Course

Duration: 1 day

Price: £120

Contact: Cyrene Powell at Bees for Development

1 Agincourt Street
NP25 3DZ

Course Start Dates

Due to the uncertainty caused by COVID-19/Coronavirus, please contact the course organiser before finalising plans to attend this course.

Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.

About the Course

This one-day Course is designed for people or organisations with an interest in using beekeeping and honey and beeswax trade to alleviate poverty. This is not a hands-on course about bees.
We cover the different species of bees that are utilised world-wide, and introduce a range of topics including:
Apiculture in developing countries and how it can be best utilised to build resilient tlivelihoods;
Problems faced by beekeepers in financially poor countries;
Appropriate and sustainable - issues of technology choice;
The important issues of honey marketing and trade;
Case studies: success stories from around the world.

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What's included in the price?

Lunch and refreshments.

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