When the Gori City Hospital in Georgia announced plans for privatization in early 2011, households in a nearby internally displaced people settlement found that they would no longer have access to essential free medical services
The three-year effort, funded via USDA’s McGovern-Dole Food for Education Program, started in March 2016. It provides food, technical assistance, and other resources to 156 schools in Senegal.
New windows and doors have been fitted, flooring has been laid, interiors painted and roofing repaired at two key healthcare facilities in Tajikistan’s Faizobod District.
Patients in Thiès’ rural areas now have access to a new method of medical treatment. In 2010, the regional hospital in Thiès, which is 60 kilometers east of the capital Dakar, purchased “telemedicine” equipment, medical technology used to provide healthcare from a distance.
Providing malnourished children with a potato-soy mix ration rather than the traditional corn-soy blend achieved similar health results, according to a study published in the African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development.
Carrots, beet root, leafy greens and other vegetables will finally be produced up to four times a year in a new environmentally friendly initiative involving raised-bed gardens in Central Ethiopia.
By Meg Hewitt The Moringa tree, originally from the foothills of the Himalayan Mountains in Northwestern India, is saving the lives of children in Matam, …