Rural Transformation

Gambia Rural Youth Award 2017

An abandoned microphone on a stage

The theme of the award is ‘We need young people in rural areas: We need them to produce, process and market the food that will feed the world’.

Use of Livestock Resources for Food Security in the Light of Climate Change

Livestock are essential for food and nutrition security in sub-Saharan Africa. They serve multiple purposes and are economically important, contributing 20–40% of agricultural gross domestic product (GDP) – in some countries, up to 80%.

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Article about "Fruits of our labour"

This paper reports from a one-year cross-cultural project about food security and nutrition in three countries. Drawing on theories in sociology and archaeology, it presents a community garden as a multipurpose technological system where health related activities occur.

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