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· June, 2012

Stories about Food from June, 2012

Mouth-watering Recipes and Pictures from Turkmen Cuisine

China: Food and Love

Yemen: Famine

Cuba: Economic Deja Vu?

A few Cuban bloggers have been voicing their economic concerns - and wondering whether the island's recent reforms, some of which include a more open approach to self-employment - could...

Zambia Fixes Maize Price Again, Flustering World Bank

Increases in the price of maize, a staple food of Zambia, has previously led citizens to riot and even stage a government coup. Despite warnings from the World Bank that...

Kenya: Urban Gardening Taking Root

In Kenya, city dwellers are learning different techniques to grow food for consumption and sale even in reduced spaces. For people with low or no income, urban gardening may be...

Greece: Community Project for “Authentic Natural Food”

Kyrgyzstan: Challenging the Government-set ‘Subsistence Minimum’

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