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Date: 2024-06-21 Page is: DBtxt003.php L0300-Drought


ISSUES / SUBJECTS
DROUGHT
Without water, everything dies ... plants, then animals, then people

Coping with drought ... Suggestions and ideas

This document includes the following:
  • Increasing and maintaining soil fertility
  • Water collection and conservation
  • Growing drought resistant trees and vegetables
  • The importance of planting trees.
  • Food conservation
  • Strengthening the body’s immunity to harsh conditions.
  • A note about Artemisia annua in a dry climate
  • A possible training programme on the topic coping with drought
  • Postscript – the bigger picture
DISCOVER works with African people:
  • to discover, use and protect local resources for health and healing,
  • to rediscover positive skills and traditions that have been forgotten,
  • to grow in self-confidence and become more self-reliant, and
  • to live in peace and harmony with all members of the community.
Copyright Keith Lindsey 2018. This document may be downloaded, printed and shared with others. If you quote from this document in any publication, please acknowledge the source. June 2018

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Drought
Increased drought is one of the dire consequences of climate change
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