October 21, 2005 - RT 14:34
Poverty - Can it be Eradicated by Empowering Women? Part 2. October 21, 2005
Sub-Saharan Africa is one of the poorest places on earth. Twenty thousand people a day die there of thirst and starvation. One amazing woman has identified a real workable sustainable solution. She recognized that 80 percent of the farmers in Africa are women, and mobilized them to plant trees. Women are the caretakers and the keepers of the womb of humanity. The womb of humanity is the Earth.