Women and men standing under a tent in Kenya

Introducing chairperson Minna Impiö

Minna Impiö, co-founder of Mifuko company and Mifuko Trust, emphasizes comprehensive corporate responsibility, partnerships with experts, and the urgency of enhancing biodiversity.
Introducing Our Agroforestry Ambassador Mwende Mutisya

Introducing Our Agroforestry Ambassador Mwende Mutisya

Mwende is one of 41 agroforestry ambassadors trained in 2023. The group participated in an inspiring refresher training in May 2024.
Breaking the Stigma: Community Efforts to Improve Menstrual Health

Breaking the Stigma: Community Efforts to Improve Menstrual Health

We discussed the challenges related to menstrual hygiene management with over 600 women, girls, men, and boys.  We broke the stigma surrounding menstruation and brainstormed solutions to improve me...
Introducing Mifuko Women Development CBO's New Board

Introducing Mifuko Women Development CBO's New Board

The new board of our partner organization, Mifuko Women Development CBO, was elected in 2024. The board members value women's empowerment and working as a team to achieve positive change in their c...
Anna Puu hugging a door with a Mifuko Trust and Mifuko Women Development CBO sign

Introducing Our Agroforestry Ambassador Anna Puu

As an Agroforestry Ambassador since 2023, Anna is committed to raising awareness about Mifuko Trust's projects in Kenya. 
From Weaving to Community Involvement: Friendship of Anna and Ruth

From Weaving to Community Involvement: Friendship of Anna and Ruth

While Valentine's Day is celebrated worldwide, in Finland it's referred to as Friend's Day, highlighting the importance of friendship. Following the theme, we share the story of Anna and Ruth, two ...
Jacinta leading a training on menstrual hygiene and management

Introducing Jacinta Peter, the Project Assistant of WASH and Grow!

Jacinta Peter, as the Project Assistant for the WASH and Grow!, plays a pivotal role in both the planning and execution of projects and in fostering close collaboration with women's groups in Kenya.
Empowering Communities through Sanitation Champions

Empowering Communities through Sanitation Champions

In the ongoing journey towards improved sanitation, 60 dedicated Sanitation Champions have been trained by WASH and Grow! project, each playing a vital role in empowering their respective communities.
Co-founder of Mifuko Mari Martikainen introduces herself

Co-founder of Mifuko Mari Martikainen introduces herself

Mari brings to Mifuko Trust and the WASH and Grow! project a strong connection to the region, as well as expertise in entrepreneurship and marketing, which helps advance the project's goals and pro...