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East and Southern Africa

October 13, 2016

New study examines the potential for increasing lentil production across eight countries in East Africa in order to improve food security and growth opportunities for rural economies.

September 25, 2016

Sustainable rangeland management and regulation pave the way to improved livelihoods and ecological health in southern Ethiopia.

September 21, 2016

The article provides a conceptual framework for better optimizing crop residue use in order to sustainably improve the productivity of drylands farming systems.

May 15, 2016

Restoration of degraded land for food security and poverty reduction in East Africa and the Sahel

April 22, 2016

The short video  showcases the inspiring evidence of how trees can transform peoples’ lives and landscapes through the story of two rural dryland communities in northern Ethiopia. 

April 21, 2016

The book provides a synthesis of scientific and indigenous knowledge on trees and their role in the resilience of ecosystems, people and livelihoods in the drylands of Eastern Africa.

March 07, 2016

Women have been gaining control, mostly as the result of a natural process that requires them to take charge, while their husbands are working off-farm.

February 07, 2016

Organized through an Innovation Platform, farmers have been empowered to take better decisions regarding production, storage, selling of their common bean produce in new markets. 

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