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Blog: 2019

Friday, March 1, 2019 - 7:13pm

Burkinabe farmer wins 'alternative Nobel' for drought-fighting technique

Dakar. A farmer from Burkina Faso who popularized an ancient farming technique to reverse desertification is among the winners of Sweden's "alternative Nobel prize".

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Monday, February 4, 2019 - 6:01pm

“This is not your home, my daughter”

By: Elizabeth Katushabe

Bahima women pastoralists in south-western Uganda live under the double burden of traditional and modern life. In the past, their lives were full of difficulties. Today, their slow emancipation comes at a high price.

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