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East Africa in drive to develop neglected drylands

(HornTrade) - A broad initiative to develop East Africa’s drylands — where living conditions are among the toughest on the planet — was launched Friday by renowned US economist Jeffrey Sachs and regional bodies.

“Under the Drylands Initiative, thousands of pastoralists who have historically been neglected will benefit from animal production, infrastructure, health, education, and business projects,” said a statement. Read the rest of this entry »