Agriculture

Jan 29, 2015
In another sign of the alarming scale of elephant poaching in central Africa, the authorities in the Republic of Congo recently seized 126kgs of ivory in the capital Brazzaville –…
Jan 28, 2015
Traditional markets sell more than 85 percent of the food consumed in sub-Saharan Africa, and rather than replacing them with Western-style supermarkets, governments should train local vendors to improve food…
Jan 26, 2015
A harvest of honey from the equatorial forests of South Sudan will help its struggling poor and, through the pollination of bees, improve the nation's crop yields, those involved say.…
Dec 26, 2014
Ghanaians are embracing the use of locally produced raw materials even though it is seen as inadequate. Ghana produces food crops in abundance and in their raw state, these food…
Nov 21, 2014
We are a special breed. We shout at the television news. We stand close to the radio at the top of the hour to catch the news bulletin. We read…
Nov 21, 2014
Civil Society, Climate Change, Food & Agriculture, Headlines, Health, Middle East & North Africa, Migration & Refugees, Natural Resources, Population, Water & Sanitation Tank trucks being filled with water in…
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