Nourishing the Planet TV: Makutano Junction

Crossposted from the Worldwatch Institute's Nourishing the Planet ( In this regular video series, we bring you images, interviews and more in-depth information about different agricultural innovations. Get to know the NtP team and the innovations we are highlighting regularly, and stay tuned for more NtP TV in the coming weeks! In this week's episode, Nourishing the Planet research Intern, Janeen Madan, introduces an entertaining way to spread information about agricultural innovations, health, politics, and other important issues: the television soap opera. Broadcast throughout sub-Saharan Africa and with 7.2 million viewers in Kenya alone, Mediae Trust’s "Makutano Junction" is doing just that, proving to be a soap opera that people love to watch and learn from.

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Issues that don't address  national US politics or don't address the issues that confront us today bug me.

by RichardFlatts 2010-09-29 08:23PM | 0 recs


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