Sahel Drought

African Farmers: Surviving or Thriving?

Roger Thurow | Posted 09.06.2012 | UK
Roger Thurow

It is one of Africa's cruelest ironies that as the planting season begins, as it is now across much of the continent, so does the hunger season. The food stocks from the previous harvest are running low and it will be several months before the next harvest comes in. In this crisis, nearly one billion people go to bed hungry every night...