Monthly Archives: December 2015

A $2 billion project – In 2007 = 7.775 km to go – In 2015= 150 km done. About 273.000.000 results on Google. And now?

Originally posted on DESERTIFICATION:
? African countries are building a “Great Green Wall” to beat back the Sahara desert Eleven African countries are moving ahead with an ambitious pan-African effort in the Sahel-Saharan region of the continent to protect arable…

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Drought-Tolerant Maize for Africa (Gates Foundation)

Originally posted on DESERTIFICATION:
Read at : http://www.gatesfoundation.org/agriculturaldevelopment/Pages/drought-tolerant-maize-for-africa-profile-of-progress.aspx Profiles of Progress: Drought-Tolerant Maize for Africa For Sharifa Numbi, a smallholder farmer in Tanzania, maize is life. Maize nourishes her family at every meal. It’s also her main source of income,…

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