Khat

Khat or qat (Catha edulis, Arabic: القات‎ al-qāt; Amharic: ጫት ch’at) is a flowering plant native to Ethiopia. Khat contains the alkaloid cathinone, a stimulant, which is said to cause excitement, loss of appetite, and euphoria. Among communities from the areas where the plant is native, khat chewing has a history as a social custom dating back thousands of years analogous to the use of coca leaves in South America and betel nut in Asia.The World Health Organization (WHO) classified it in 1980 as a drug of abuse that can produce psychological dependence, although the WHO does not consider khat …

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World Bank Group · 9 May 2024 English

which is famous for the cultivation of grain and khat. In these zones sorghum, millet and maize are grown


World Bank Group · 26 April 2024 English

constructio n of three historical sites in t he Khat-lon region (Hulbuk F or-tress, Khoja Mashad Madr


World Bank Group · 23 April 2024 English

constructio n of three historical sites in t he Khat-lon region (Hulbuk F or-tress, Khoja Mashad Madr


World Bank Group · 18 April 2024 English

constructio n of three historical sites in t he Khat-lon region (Hulbuk F or-tress, Khoja Mashad Madr


MHI: Mariwala Health Initiative · 16 April 2024 English

Meghalaya’s matrilineal homes To her chagrin, she learned that she would have no room for transgender women and never quite be accepted in the city as a contain many unheard …

nasa mah pholan ka thlang a, ka danglamna te kil khat a ila an lungawi dawn chuang lova, eng vangin thukru ka siam a, zawngin min rawn bei thin bawk a. Tum khat midangin min ngaihdan chu ngaihsak loh ka zir. chu Delhi a zirna inahte LGBTQ+ zirlaite an lo him khat bihruk ka ngaih phah. Chu thil thleng zawk theih hriat ngai loh hlauhthawnna chuan ka thinlung a luah khat a ni. LGBTQ+ Ka hmui ka verhna an en in tana rawngbawltu


SPA: Somali Public Agenda · 4 April 2024 English

The increase in budget support is noteworthy, Expenditure areas rising from $30 million in the previous year to $68 million A significant portion of the budget is allocated to in …

million. The remaining $19 million will come from Khat imports, increasing domestic revenue and decreasing admission into the East African Community (EAC) bloc. Khat and other import levies could drop as the About


World Bank Group · 4 April 2024 English

combination of high rates of male unemployment and khat addictions have contributed to increased instances


JDC: Joint Data Center on Forced Displacement · 28 March 2024 English

49 1 P A R T I Host Community Impact and Refugee Opportunities in the East and Horn of Africa and the Great Lakes By Jedediah Fix, Senior Economist, Regional …

believe they have caused local inflation and increased khat and alcohol consumption, especially in Addis Ababa


MHI: Mariwala Health Initiative · 28 March 2024 English

Meghalaya’s matrilineal homes To her chagrin, she learned that she would have no room for transgender women and never quite be accepted in the city as a contain many unheard …

nasa mah pholan ka thlang a, ka danglamna te kil khat a ila an lungawi dawn chuang lova, eng vangin thukru ka siam a, zawngin min rawn bei thin bawk a. Tum khat midangin min ngaihdan chu ngaihsak loh ka zir. chu Delhi a zirna inahte LGBTQ+ zirlaite an lo him khat bihruk ka ngaih phah. Chu thil thleng zawk theih hriat ngai loh hlauhthawnna chuan ka thinlung a luah khat a ni. LGBTQ+ Ka hmui ka verhna an en in tana rawngbawltu


SPA: Somali Public Agenda · 25 March 2024 English

The paper therefore reflects the views of the author and not those or the position of the Rift Valley Institute. [...] EAC officials visited the Villa Somalia (the presidential palace); …

Nairobi have used the trade in the narcotic leaf khat, which is grown in Kenya and exported by air and


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