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OCTOBER 2017
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Mount Agung Relief : Field Diary : Empowered Women in the Shadow of Mount Agung
Mount Agung Relief : Field Diary : Empowered Women in the Shadow of Mount Agung

Ibu Nengah Suriani is an evacuee from Banjar Geriana Kangin, North Duda Village, Selat District, Karangasem. She and several other women in the evacuation camp weave ata (Old World climbing fern) into bags with various motifs. Among them there are batik motifs, semelekete, butterfly, cross signs and many more.

Ibu Nengah hopes to sell her bags at a higher price to get more profit rather than going through the middlemen as is commonly done. On the other hand, the price of raw materials used is also quite high. Money generated from the sales of the bags will be used again to buy raw materials and to buy healthy food stuffs to be consumed at the evacuation camp as there is a lack of healthy food such as vegetables and meat available.

Ibu Nengah Suriani and the other women at the Tabola evacuation camp in Sidemen are an example of how evacuees can independently build their economy during their time at the camp.
 
Come on! Let's support them by buying or helping to market their beautiful handwoven bags.

Interested? for inquires, contact: santi.wijaya88@gmail.com

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Outstanding Prize for the Bali Water Protection program at the Korean International Water Week!


The Bali Water Protection program communication and fundraising officer, Julien Goalabré has been invited to South Korea to participate to the 2017 World Water Challenge …and he didn’t come back empty handed! Read more...
Heirloom Tomatoes: Artisanal Tastiness of Natural Vitamins

In the past 40 years, we've lost many of our heirloom varieties, along with the many smaller family farms that supported heirlooms. The multitude of heirlooms that had adapted to survive well for hundreds of years were lost or replaced by fewer hybrid tomatoes, bred for their commercially attractive characteristics. (TomatoFest.com)
This open-
polinated heirloom tomatoes seed available so you have the chance to taste the juiciness and complexity of Balinese local tomato.

Grow your own now!
Place your order here and find out more about our seeds list!
 
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BE PART OF THE SOLUTION!  Bali Water Protection Program

We are calling for your generosity to help us to save Bali’s freshwater. As a Bali lover, a resident, a tourism entrepreneur, or tourist…, everyone can help us to ensure the island’s freshwater resilience. Each dollar will help us to achieve our goal!

In order to increase our chance of funding, we are also offering businesses to join our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) program.

Water is the religion of Bali, Water is the life of Bali -

No Water, No Bali!
 
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