Agriculture

11/12/19

Climate Change Leaves 1.6 Million in Mozambique in Need of Urgent Assistance

MAPUTO (November 12, 2019) - At least 1.6 million people in the central and southern parts of Mozambique are presently in need of assistance due to the devastating effects of the ongoing drought and increasingly severe weather events. Mozambique is one of the world’s most vulnera

6/3/19

Congressional Staffers Visit Mozambique with CARE to See How U.S. Investments Are Empowering Small-Scale Farmers and Tackling Chronic Hunger

WASHINGTON (June 3, 2019) – A bipartisan group of Congressional staffers traveled to Mozambique with CARE to see how vital U.S investments in agricultural research and development (R&D) and food security help build the capacity and resilience

2/20/19

Climate Change Plays Major Role in Top 10 Underreported Humanitarian Crises of 2018, New CARE Report Shows

GENEVA (February 21, 2019) - Today the international aid organization, CARE, launched a new report highlighting the ten most underreported humanitarian crises of 2018.

4/24/18

Ox Fattening Builds a Family's Livelihood

“I am now the ox fattening expert in my village. I give advice to my neighbors on how to feed and care for oxen,” says Menen Aleme, a 42-year-old mother of six who lives in the Libo Kemkem Woreda, in the Amhara Region of Ethiopia.

4/24/18

Growing Together Through Work...and Chickens

Commitment, hard work, economic growth, community impact: these are words one might use to describe the people running the Endeg Besera (“Let’s grow through work”) chicken farm in the Guraghe Zone of southern Ethiopia.

3/15/18

Harande: Food Security in Mali

Harande means “Food Security” in Peulh, a local language in Mali. Its goal is food security, but it goes beyond that. Harande helps communities build resilience and the skills they need to build lives that can withstand the frequent shocks in their lives.

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