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With No Money, Kenyan Farmers Find Way to Feed Hungry

by Rachel Muthoni –Kenya– When they hear cries of their fellow countrymen hit by acute food shortage, Kenyan peasant farmers in more productive areas have no […]

Agriculture, Business & Economy, Feature Articles, Food & Nutrition, Hunger, Kenya, Poverty, The World

Food Is Priority for Children Evicted From Kenya’s Mau Forest

by Rachel Muthoni –Kenya– Since they were evicted from the Mau Forest complex two years ago, more than 10,000 families have known no better life than […]

Feature Articles, Food & Nutrition, Hunger, Kenya, Science & Technology, Teaching & Learning

Ugandan Parents Send Their Children to Boarding Schools to Cope with the Food Crisis

by Halimah Abdallah Kisule – Uganda – Ms Akullo Flavia, a retail shop owner in a Kampala suburb, stands puzzled in the local market not knowing […]

Africa, Business & Economy, Food & Nutrition, Hunger, Poverty, Teaching & Learning, Uganda

How to Solve the Food Crisis: Cut trade barriers and start a Green Revolution in Africa, says Jeffrey Sachs

by Eva Sohlman – Sweden – In Haiti people eat cakes baked with mud for lack of flour. In Bangladesh, Indonesia and across Africa, riots are […]

Business & Economy, Food & Nutrition, Hunger, International Aid, Politics & Democracy