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Stalemate over organic farming slows progress in combating food insecurity in Central Africa

Stalemate over organic farming slows progress in combating food insecurity in Central Africa

The polarized debate over the use of organic and inorganic practices to boost farm yields is slowing action and widespread farmer adoption of approaches that could radically transform Africa’s food security situation, according to international scientists.

ZAMBIA: Woman leads in environmental protection

ZAMBIA: Woman leads in environmental protection

AGRICULTURE: While women are the most seriously affected by the deterioration of the environment, Rita Hamusokwe, 62, is showing that women can become effective agents of change for protection and stewardship of the earth if they are provided with knowledge and opportunity. Studies have shown that “climate change contributes to loss of natural resources and […]