The Church in Sierra Leone: Ebola and Food Security
Ebola has left West Africa vulnerable to hunger as farmers struggle to put seed in the ground. Months of quarantines in 2014 resulted in communities eating most of their seed to avoid starvation. The United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) warns that millions of people in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone are facing food insecurity and The United Methodist Church is responding to the impending crisis.
A team from United Methodist Communications saw the effects of the crisis first-hand in early 2015 and shares this exclusive video.
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This video was first posted on May 15, 2015.