Sandra Ejang

CEO, Western Silk Road, Ltd.

Kigumba, Uganda

Western Silk Road works with rural households to boost their income through beekeeping. They work to provide households with technical skills for bee keeping and in kind, zero interest microfinance loans for hives which are paid back in kind using the harvested honey until the loan amount is fully paid. Through this work, Western Silk Road furthers their vision to sustainably develop an inclusive market in agriculture and trade through investing in the whole beekeeping value chain.