Appeals & Response Plans
- Uganda: Cholera Outbreak - Feb 2018
- East Africa: Armyworm Infestation - Mar 2017
- Tanzania: Earthquake - Sept 2016
- South Sudan: Cholera Outbreak - Jul 2016
- Uganda: Yellow Fever Outbreak - Apr 2016
- Uganda: Measles Outbreak - Aug 2013
- Uganda: Cholera Outbreak - May 2013
- Uganda: Floods - May 2013
- Uganda: Marburg Fever Outbreak - Oct 2012
- Uganda: Ebola Outbreak - Jul 2012
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July 20, 2016-- On Monday, the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan For Aids Relief (PEPFAR), announced the provisional winners of its $85 million DREAMS innovation challenge to reduce HIV/AIDS rates among adolescent girls and women in sub-Saharan African countries.
In Africa, smallholder farmers are the largest poverty group. Sub-Saharan Africa faces widespread chronic food insecurity and persistent threats of famine, conditions that are expected to worsen with climate change. Gender-based inequalities within agriculture constrain the key role that women can play in reducing poverty and food insecurity. However, poverty is difficult to define by gender, since conditions of men and women vary between and within regions, as well as across ethnic groups.