Climate-driven migration increasing disease burden in Ethiopia
Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Mon, 3 Nov 2014 06:45 GMT
Author: Kagondu Njagi
GONDAR, Ethiopia (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – When increasingly erratic weather ruined his crops of maize, wheat and barley in highland Maksegni, the middle-aged farmer migrated to Metemma, in northwest Ethiopia, to look for work in the lowland area’s commercial sesame and cotton plantations.
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