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Coping with crisis in the Sahel

Worrying times
  • Food and feed shortage
  • Forced sale
  • Worrying times
  • Malnutrition threat
  • Desperate measures
  • Working on water
  • Vaccinating livestock
  • Cash for work
  • Market garden
  • Time to act

Worrying times

This year, Soudre Amado had to plant five times because interrupted rains caused his seedlings to dry out before they could grow. He was only able to cultivate a small field of sorghum, and now he worries about how he will feed his children in the coming months.

picture credit: © Irina Fuhrmann/Oxfam



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