Three square meals a day?
Everybody eats - we have to, to survive. For some, food is a neccesity that is lacking. And for many, it's an irresistable passion. Here's DW content relating to the topic of food.
Fighting has intensified again in the Central African Republic where more than one million people have been displaced due to warring militias. According to the United Nations, over 2.5 million people are in dire need of assistance — they lack access to clean water and food. Jürgen Schneider went to a refugee camp on the outskirts of Kaga Bandoro in the country's north.
As a groom, you may not have been aware but your wife-to-be might have spent a huge fortune to look her best on the wedding day. But what if you can't afford all the make-up, food and drinks and entertainment? Well, for 200 young people in Senegal, the solution was to go for a mass wedding costing only 20 euros ($25) per couple. Emmanuelle Landais attended the ceremony and here's her report.
Agriculture is behind a third of Kenya's economy. The country grows most of its own food, and it also exports coffee, tea and vegetables. But with an aging population among farmers, the future of the business is unclear. Younger farmers are needed, and a Kenyan TV station might have found the perfect way to make farming hip.