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Visions for Zambias Future

Our vision is that in 5 years from now most of the schools have orchards like that with breadfruit trees and pawpaws and papaya and other fruit trees growing. 68 more words

Allgemein

Children at the mercy of malnutrition

By Odimegwu Onwumere

The Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition had accounted that at least 10 million children are affected by stunting in Nigeria. This is excluding 11.7 million children approximated that will be affected by stunting by the year 2025. 1,438 more words

"The Good Food Revolution - Growing Healthy Food, People, and Communities" by Will Allen with Charles Wilson

Will Allen is 65 years old, just like me. He was born into very different circumstances. When I read this book, I had to keep reminding myself that his childhood and youth did not take place “far away and long ago”. 475 more words

Clean up and deepen the dams

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Lake Nakuru National Park

Kenya: Tomatoes Perish As Dams Dry

By Kings Waweru in allAfrica

EXCERPT

THE drying up of water reservoirs used for irrigation in Laikipia county has caused heavy losses to more 30,000 horticultural farmers. 68 more words

Desertification

More effective interventions and more lasting results

Photo credit: GỪNG – THUỐC QUÝ CHO MỌI NHÀ

Ginger

Africa: FAO Director-General Calls for Global Action to Address Food Insecurity in Conflict Areas

New York — … 243 more words

Desertification

Why nutrition and breastfeeding are crucial to sustainable development

In 9 months, world leaders will descend on New York during the UN General Assembly and proudly proclaim the beginning of the Sustainability Development Goals (SDGs) era. 900 more words

Children

Joining hands to keep malnutrition at bay

2-year-old Daouda’s story – the story of a child who suffered from severe acute malnutrition with complication – is that of over a thousand children, every year, in the Sahel region of Burkina Faso. 1,253 more words

Children