Climate Change is of greatest concern to the livelihoods of all people on Earth today. New initiatives targeting environment protection are crucial to avert the impact of climate change.
Community Health Agents
Many African countries are pursuing Community Health Worker (CHW) programs in their efforts to link people to health services and bring basic health care and information out in the communities that are considered hard-to-reach.
Over the years HOPE Humana in Zambia has worked closely with over 2,600 activists, more than 500 support groups for People Living with HIV, 100 youth clubs, 121 primary and secondary schools, key district partners and health service providers. All the efforts have formed part of the contribution towards achieving the UNAIDS 2012 theme of zero tolerance to new HIV infections.
Recently Radio 2000 in South Africa had a live on air interview featuring the program Farmers’ Clubs, where farmers join together to improve the production.
Simeon Kampala is 49 and farms in the Lilongwe Rural District. Like many of his peers, Simeon has practiced traditional farming, growing corn and tobacco and struggling to feed himself and his family.