October 24, 2012 / Jemimah Njuki
CARE's Pathways program launched in Africa to improve the food security and long-term resiliency of 150,000 women smallholder farmers and their families in Malawi, Tanzania, Ghana, Mali, Bangladesh and India.
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October 05, 2012 / Alesha Black
A look at the transformation that can be realized with labor-saving technology on small farms across Africa. Plus, a call to innovate further and find new ways to make appropriate tehcnology more accessible to farmers.
September 27, 2012 / Gates Foundation
Photo of the Day for Thursday, September 27, 2012.
September 26, 2012 / Gates Foundation
Photo of the Day for Wednesday, September 26, 2012.
September 21, 2012 / Sam Dryden
To think about helping farming families in developing countries grow more food, you need a point of view. At the foundation, our point of view begins and ends with the woman farmer and her 1-2 acres of land. Always.
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