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Achieving an End to Malawi’s Drought: From Key Challenges to Legislative Recommendations

In an economy that is heavily dependent on the agricultural sector, drought has caused loss to crops and agricultural production. For instance, Maize is the preferred staple of most of southern Africa. It supplies two-thirds of the national calorie intake. Nine out of 10 farming households produce maize and devote over 70% of their land to growing it, and Over 90% of farming households in the…

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