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ECHO News Magazine Fall 2020
Equipping Community Leaders
A year after ECHO trained members of his village, Emile shared the life-changing impact of this training — both for his family and many others.
From David Erickson, President/CEO
The stories in this edition of ECHO News show good intent, with people motivated by care and concern and the love of Jesus. And, there are many examples of willingness to invest effort to equip and empower others.
Building on the rich history of ECHO conferences and this virtual event, the upcoming 2020 ECHO International Agriculture Conference is poised to both continue offering high-quality experiences and implement a virtual format that will bring together practitioners from around the globe.
An Unexpected Advisor Joins the ECHO Asia Team
Landon, a PhD Soil Scientist, had long been working in the region putting his agricultural background to good use for fighting food insecurity and furthering the Great Commission.
In Their Own Words: Chausiku Mayala
ECHO provides female-focused trainings while also intentionally including women in community-wide training events like the Conservation Agriculture training attended by Chausiku Mayala.
Intern Spotlight: Kayla Hatcher
ECHO’s internship provided me the opportunity to pivot my career towards agriculture development work.