Govt boosts food security in Karamoja

Published on 31 March 2011

The Office of the Prime Minister has cleared 6,184 acres of farm land in Karamoja and supplied the communities with maize, beans, sorghum, peas and cassava cuttings as part of interventions to ensure food security in the region.(..)Representing the development partners, the World Food Programme country representative, Stanlake Samkange, said they had shifted their approach in Karamoja from humanitarian activities to funding development opportunities.

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