[WB] Insect and hydroponic farming: An innovative solution for Africa’s food security crisis in fragile and conflict countries

[WB] Hunger almost always follows conflict. Conflict negatively impacts economic activity and disrupts access to markets— often affecting smallholder farmers more acutely. And as recent events have shown, when countries at war are large exporters of food like Ukraine and Russia, people living thousands of miles away can be impacted by a halt in exports of essential agricultural commodities such as wheat, sunflower oil, and fertilizers.