Ethiopia’s Grand Renaissance Dam will have an installed generating capacity of 6000MW. This is similar in size to the worlds largest nuclear power station, Japans Kashiwazaki-Kariwa plant.
One hurdle standing in the way of greater use of indigenous seeds is their relative lack of availability.
“I used to be a man. Now I live like a dog because I am poor”.
One in five Somali households receive remittances. Without that, many of them would fall into poverty.
One local official said half a million head of livestock had succumbed to thirst, hunger, and disease, leaving many herders destitute.