Killing fields

aids is threatening the traditional agricultural practices of Mozambique, indicates a study conducted by the Food and Agriculture Organization (fao). The finding is alarming, as more than 1.3 million people in the country are suffering from the disease.

During the fao research, about 90 men and women from three communities of the Chokwe district were interviewed. At least 45 per cent of the respondents from aids-affected households said that, due to the