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See how Excellent Development supports rural dryland communities to break the cycle of dependence.

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Sand dams enable people in rural drylands to grow a surplus of food that can be sold at local markets.

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The majority of people in rural drylands are farmers who rely directly on the health of the land for survival.

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In Africa, women make up 50% of the agricultural work-force. Sand dams enable women to invest more time in farming - greatly increasing agricultural productivity.

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Diversifying food production diminishes the risk of losing entire harvests to drought.

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Nthunguni market, Kenya: Women prepare for the day's trading.

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Nthunguni market, Kenya: beans for sale.

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Sand dams enable people to overcome poverty with dignity.

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I will sell the tomatoes to other people, to the markets around, because all this cannot be eaten locally here. I will take them to the near-by markets.

Charles, Malaika Self Help Group member, Kenya.

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