Skip right to page 164 and read Small-Scale Livestock Production in Rwanda written by DeVries Consultancy's very own Jim DeVries. This briefing "From the Field" provides a look into how Heifer International's work in Rwanda is changing lives.
After you've read Jim's article make sure you read the whole book. They always put together a really great publication. Every year they focus on a different theme. In 2010 it was Changing Cultures. According to Worldwatch, this year they take a "compelling look at the global food crisis, with particular emphasis on global innovations that can help solve a worldwide problem." Heifer International has definitely created innovative ways to address food issues around the world.