Tuesday, December 12, 2006

Agriculture - Niger

Villages On The Frontline: Niger

Villages On The Frontline visits Niger this week to look at how it is dealing with the battle against an advancing desert. Villages such as Limandi have been abandoned to the dunes and represent the classic image of desertification. Despite a major drought, this film shows how some villagers are re-greening their farms and pastures.(Duration: 30 minutes)

Friday 15th December at 2030
Repeated: Saturday 16th December at 0630; Monday 18th December at 1030;

No comments: