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Coping with crisis in the Sahel

Market garden
  • 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

Market garden

Adjitti Mahamat's main source of income comes from the Oxfam garden project which will thrive until April. After that, the water level will be too low to water the lettuces, onions, okra and carrots she grows. "This work helps us find some food," she says.

picture credit: © Andy Hall/Oxfam



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