West Africa – Issues and Challenges

March 7, 2004

The world is changing rapidly. Societies that have lived in equilibrium with their ecosystems for thousands of years are now wrestling with issues of deforestation and the droughts that inevitably follow the large scale cutting of trees. Overpopulation threatens every aspect of biological life. Technology brings mixed blessings. In our compassion to relieve suffering and…

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Making Shea Butter in Ghana and Guinea

February 7, 2004

This is how they make artisanal, handmade shea butter. [ccgallery columns=2 size=medium]  

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