Beeyo Maal First AGM

Beeyo Maal First AGM

Beeyo Maal's First AGM The Annual General Meeting – A year of positive outcomes On Thursday 21st December 2023 we celebrated the first anniversary of our cooperative Beeyo Maal.  Hundreds of members from the harvesting community (land/tree owners, labourers and...
Fatima’s Story

Fatima’s Story

Fatima's story How I became a Frankincense tree guardian My name is Fatima. I am 21 years old and was born into a family of frankincense harvesters. Alongside harvesting, my family graze camels and goats.  My life has always been rooted in the forest and the...
My Role as a Beeyo Maal Director

My Role as a Beeyo Maal Director

The Director’s Story My role as director: A journey of transformation From my earliest days, I embraced the vital task of cleaning and sorting resins. Formal education was a luxury I couldn’t access, but my commitment to this age-old tradition was unwavering,...
Sustainability – A Delicate Balance

Sustainability – A Delicate Balance

Sustainability - A Delicate Balance. Battling Xaare: Protecting Our Trees and Livelihoods Nestled in the heart of Somaliland, a pressing challenge now threatens the cherished frankincense trees, the livelihood of the communities who depend on them, and sustainability:...