| A FIGHT AGAINST TIME: LOCUST INVASION IN AFGHANISTAN |
subjects: Animals and Pastoralism
levels and types of education: Secondary and vocational education Non-formal education Teachers' training
FAO, ROME, 2003
|English||This video sets out the UN Food and Agriculture Organizationís coordinated efforts to combat the
locusts which threatened wheat-growing areas in Northern Afghanistan, an area known as
the bread-basket of the war-torn country. This threat was probably the worst to hit Afghanistan in the last 30 years.
This video is of special interest to rural development specialists.
Contact: Education for Rural People Coordination Unit
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