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Mozambique + 2 more

Cyclone in southern Africa: Three months later

Eight days after Shika gave birth to twin boys, flooding started in her village. Shortly after, the whole community was told to evacuate their homes. This included Shika and her babies, who she had named Tio and…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Canadian Foodgrains Bank
Posted:
22 Jul 2019

Malawi

People displaced by massive Malawi cyclone to receive emergency food

Over 11,000 people displaced by Cyclone Idai in southern Malawi will receive food from Canadian Foodgrains Bank through an emergency response of Foodgrains Bank member World Renew. Heavy rains swept through the country in early March, causing…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Canadian Foodgrains Bank
Posted:
18 Apr 2019

Ethiopia

Self-help group leads to vision, opportunity in rural Ethiopia

Two years ago, Mulusew Kebede had never imagined owning a business. On her small farm near Woldiya, Ethiopia, Mulusew, aged 43, and her family grew crops and raised a few livestock. But starting a new business…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Canadian Foodgrains Bank
Posted:
15 Jan 2019

South Sudan + 8 more

12 projects totaling $3 million committed in last two months

October 19, 2018 Over 69,000 people in nine countries will benefit; includes humanitarian response in South Sudan and longer-term agricultural support for families in northern Kenya affected by frequent drought Over 69,000 people in nine countries will benefit…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Canadian Foodgrains Bank
Posted:
19 Oct 2018

Ethiopia

Spreading the gospel of conservation agriculture in Ethiopia

Halfway through, over 21,000 farmers practising conservation ag; results include better yields, less hunger In the Kindo Koysha District of Ethiopia, staff at the Terepeza Development Association (TDA) are preaching the gospel—the gospel of conservation agriculture. The TDA,…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Canadian Foodgrains Bank
Posted:
04 May 2018

South Sudan + 10 more

13 projects totaling $4 million committed in March

Over 140,000 people in 11 countries will benefit; includes emergency humanitarian response in South Sudan Over 140,000 people in 11 countries will benefit from 13 projects totaling $4 million committed by Canadian Foodgrains Bank in March. The projects…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Canadian Foodgrains Bank
Posted:
12 Apr 2018

Malawi

Malawian woman achieves independence through agriculture training

March 8 is International Women’s Day, a day to celebrate the important role women play around the world and to reflect on the increasing need for gender equality. The following is one example of how a…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Canadian Foodgrains Bank
Posted:
07 Mar 2018