Teresa Corcoran's blog posts

28 April 2016 |

A two-day gathering in the town of Fort Portal, in Kabarole District in western Uganda, concluded with firm pledges from politicians, farmers, street vendors, technical experts, civil society, church leaders and youth, setting out how they will each tackle deepening problems in the region's food systems. 

19 March 2015 |

An innovative partner project in rural Uganda is using dialogue via radio and SMS messages to help farmers solve problems.

22 December 2014 |

While heads of state, ministers and negotiators met in Lima, Peru, this month to try to negotiate a global deal at the UN climate talks, local people have been developing their own adaptation strategy – and seem to find it equally difficult to face up to the scale of the problem.