Community gardens nourish Asmat children
The Jakarta Post
PREMIUM Cream of the crop: A woman in Cumnew village in Akat district, Asmat, rinses dirt off water spinach she harvested from a community garden. Adopting the practice of growing vegetables has seen a more diverse range of food included in the diets of Asmat children, helping prevent malnutrition. (JP/Gisela Swaragita)Under the supervision of local churches and the government, residents of Akat district ...