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Ebola crisis could set progress in Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone back a decade

Thursday, September 18th, 2014 Posted in ebola | No Comments »

[caption id="attachment_2851" align="alignleft" width="315"] Source:Getty image[/caption] As UNSC convenes for emergency meeting in New York, international community must do more to prevent health catastrophe Thursday 18th September, 2014: As the UN Security Council meets today for only the second time in history ...

Ghana: Ministry of Food and Agriculture Awards One of ELCAP’S Project

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 Posted in Climate Change, elcap, English, Ghana | No Comments »

[caption id="attachment_2411" align="alignleft" width="334"] Awaal receiving her prize on the Farmers Day[/caption] The Energy Saving Stoves (ESS) may probably not be a new concept in Ghana, but the whole practice nearly got extinct from the system till the Enhancing Livelihood through ...

Support African farmers and rural women NOW!

Thursday, February 13th, 2014 Posted in Campaigns, English, Food and Security, GROW Campaign, Nigeria, Senegal, Vidéos | No Comments »

Watch the clip,share, and act now for a new commitment of Maputo.

Koudou du Faso 2013 : «Ne confions pas notre ventre à l’extérieur »

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013 Posted in Agriculture, Français | No Comments »

[caption id="attachment_2091" align="alignleft" width="368"] Le chef péruvien, Flavio Solorzano en pleine démonstration avec Pris K, animatrice de Maisha TV.[/caption] Cette année j’ai participé pour la première fois à la semaine CULTIVONS au Burkina Faso. Avant d’arriver à OXFAM, j’avais beaucoup entendu ...

Seynabou, a particular candidate to the Bfem

Monday, October 28th, 2013 Posted in Education, English, Gender, Senegal | No Comments »

[caption id="attachment_2076" align="alignleft" width="350"] Seynabou Fall[/caption] Seynabou Fall is my cousin. This year, as thousands of young girls across Senegal, she succeeded to the third year of secondary school examination that will allow her to enter secondary cycle. However, something makes her ...

MALI: Western Sahel in Kayes Region Refuses to Give Up on Fight Against Food Insecurity

Monday, March 12th, 2012 Posted in Bloggers in West Africa, English, Food and Security, Mali | No Comments »

By Charles Bambara, Regional Media and Communication Coordinator  One of the most important districts in Malian Western Sahel is Koussané, some 50 km from the Mauritanian border with a very diverse population including Soninke, Marka, and Fulani people. The consequences of last ...