Monday, March 14, 2016 - 07:48 by Charles Kabena
For the rest of my life, I will never forgetthe day I met Leonard, a 13 year old boy who had his life and dreams turned upside down because of hunger.
Leonard’s face is burnt in my memory and I remember every time I think of children and need. His village, Ngwerero,in Zomba district, eastern Malawi, was the capital city during the British colonial days, but today, it looks increasingly empty.
2.8 million Malawians are...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 00:14 by Rose Nabwire
I just returned from Dolow district in South Central Somalia. I was there to conduct research and gather community perspectives on their long term development needs.
Everyone that I spoke to could not even think beyond tomorrow due to the current drought gripping the country. I was told that this “is the worst drought we have ever seen” at least a dozen times in two days.
The drought that has taken hold...