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30 September 2014 - 2:14pmLate and erratic rainfall has left thousands of families in the Gambia facing the prospect of lean months ahead. In many villages along the Gambia’s Central River region, families rely on agriculture and fishing for income and food. But crops are withering in the fields, and the lack of rain...
5 February 2014 - 1:11pmLast year’s rainy season was a failure in many localities in Mali. The rains – usually at their heaviest between June and September – arrived late and ended early in Bandiagara a district in the Mopti region of Central Mali, severely affecting some of the region’s most vulnerable...