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Growing Women’s Empowerment Through the Moringa Tree  

Whole Planet FoundationSub-Saharan Africa, Supplier Partnerships, Whole Foods Market Stores

Meet Pierrette, a mother of five, a moringa farmer, and entrepreneur from Benin, West Africa. After tragedy hit her family, she formed a moringa farming cooperative. She was able to pull herself and 133 women members out of poverty by growing, processing, and selling moringa tree leaves. Growing Women’s Empowerment …