In a time of rising global food prices, MCC is working with people around the world to produce and share food. Paulo Carlos de Souza of the Million Cisterns Project holds a squash at the Cavalcante farm outside of Jatauba, Brazil.
Kalpona Begum is boiling molasses for cake that she makes at her home in rural Bangladesh. Her husband Mohammad Iaqub Ali is raising and selling cattle, one, two and three at a time. He increased his income by using vaccinations and a feeding method introduced by MCC.
Fatma Musalam grows squash and snake cucumber on her land in the West Bank. An MCC partner organization, Applied Research Institute-Jerusalem, provided her with seeds that produce well despite a lack of water.