Mary Lyford with four of her children in front of their home in Mbande Village in southern Malawi’s Chikhwawa district. Erratic rains meant Lyford harvested nothing from the family’s one hectare plot this year. Food assistance from the government ende

Mary Lyford with four of her children in front of their home in Mbande Village in southern Malawi’s Chikhwawa district. Erratic rains meant Lyford harvested nothing from the family’s one hectare plot this year. Food assistance from the government ende
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