Drought is a regular occurrence in Luangwa so ChildFund has focused on irrigation systems for crops. As well, in 2015, ChildFund-supported solar powered fences to protect large crop areas from wild animals.  Agriculture, as the key livelihood activity, will continue to be a major focus of ChildFund’s work in Luangwa. Youth will be supported to produce chickens and grow vegetables; farmers will be supported in bee management and mushroom production, and pastoralists will be supported in milk production and pasture management.