Good news from Afghanistan

FAO dairy scheme boosts farm incomes
27/04/2009A dairy project started by FAO in Kabul and four Afghan provinces: Logar, Wardak, Mazar and Kunduz, has proved so successful that the 1 600 farming families taking part have seen their incomes increase fivefold, from $130 to $650 a year.  And as it’s women who do most of the work involved, they keep 95 percent of the money.