How farmers in Malawi are battling a changing climate

So called “victory gardens” are well protected against heat with grass and organic compost. Photo: WFP/Francis Thawani
Left: Victory gardens are protected by grass to conserve moisture. Right: Fruits and vegetables provide a rich source of nutritious food for Donista and her family. Photos: WFP/Francis Thawani
Moses in the communal nursery where over 12,000 seedlings are on offer to provide good vegetative cover. Photo: WFP/Francis Thawani
Moses tends to his small victory garden behind his house. Photo: WFP/Francis Thawani

--

--

--

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

CSU’s Hughes redevelopment plan supports 3 pillars of sustainability

Plastic free swaps in progress

READ/DOWNLOAD!$

Carbon Inequality and Class

Could the Green Deal be as divisive as migration in Central Europe?

Could the Green Deal be as divisive as migration in Central Europe?

Are Elephants Worth Saving?

Why we need Edtech for climate to pick up

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
WFP_Africa

WFP_Africa

More from Medium

Hope for the Planet: How to Feel So Much Better About the Fate of the Environment

Mountain Gorilla Conservation and Environmental Peacebuilding: Conservation as a common objective

Wildlife Bridges and Tunnels Help Their Survival and Diversity

Spiritual Ecology is the idea that nature is holy.