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Ninigui Village - Yatenga (Burkina Faso) | by CGIAR Climate
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Ninigui Village - Yatenga (Burkina Faso)

Helene is a female farmer from Burkina Faso grows vegetables in the dry season through using simple irrigation techniques. By selling the crops she has earned enough money to send her children to school. Photo: P. Casier (CGIAR). Please credit appropriately.


Read more about Helene’s struggle against drought on CCAFS blog “Ninigui: A war against… erosion and desertification. - Part IV: Helene’s vegetable farm” .


You can also learn more about CCAFS work in West Africa by clicking here


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Taken on November 16, 2010