Former President Kufuor in Addis Ababa, describing the hardship and hunger facing more than six million Ethiopians – suffering from poor rainfall, high food and fuel prices and the global economic crisis.
Kufuor and Fuad
Viewing a green valley in Oromiya region, which farmers have saved from turning into desert by planting trees and digging terraces. WFP supports the government-initiated project which also helps combat climate change.
Kufuor and press
John Kufuor told journalists that educating girls was critical to a nation’s future. WFP provides 470,000 Ethiopian children with a daily meal in school; more funding was needed to increase that number.