Adanech and her husband worked side by side to fulfill their dream of helping smallholder farmers and their families thrive. After her husband unexpectedly died, Adanech forged ahead through the challenges associated with being a female entrepreneur in Ethiopia to take their business to new heights.
A surplus harvest seemed almost too good to be true to Gifty, a smallholder farmer in Ethiopia. But with new seeds and some help from the United States, she transformed her farm and her life. Today, she shared the story of her success with President Obama.
Feed the Future reports on new data that highlight notable declines in poverty and childhood stunting where the initiative works. How'd we get to this point? Read on to find the answer to this question and more.