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Cameroonian Startup Creates Soil Analysis Kit for Farming Efficiency

Cameroon’s agricultural sector employs the majority of the country’s workers, but too many know too little about the soil, resulting in inefficient farming. To help Cameroon’s farmers, a computer engineer created an electronic analysis kit to test soil quality and suitability for crops. Moki Edwin Kindzeka has this report by Anne Nzouankeu in Edéa, Cameroon. 

Camera: Anne Nzouankeu   Produced by: Jason Godman 

Hungry Ramadan: Refugees in Turkey See Steep Decline in Holiday Charity

Humanitarian aid for refugees in Turkey is scarce during this Islamic holy month of Ramadan. Usually abundant in past years, more than a year of pandemic lockdowns in Turkey have shrunk charity giving while further impoverishing the refugees. VOA’s Heather Murdock has this report from Istanbul. 

 Camera: Heather Murdock