A blue Rolls Royce and children die of starvation.

“ANALYSIS · In northeastern Nigeria, starvation threat has become acute, according to the UN’s seven million people in need of help. Years of terror from the Islamist Boko Haram has transformed the poorest part of the giant Nigeria to a disaster area, writes Swedish Television’s correspondent in Africa. “ANALYS · I nordöstra Nigeria har svälthotet … More A blue Rolls Royce and children die of starvation.

W INTER OUTSIDE

Två grader, hård vind, snö/Two degrees, strong wind, snow Stay inside and read. Clear in the closet. Throw away expired medications from the cabinet. Reading interesting blog posts. WordPress. Twitter. News. Some Likes. Some comment. Share… See Obama’s last speech on TV. Some tears. Live on left-overs from the fridge. Play with my tablet … Entering … More W INTER OUTSIDE

Mozambique, Kenya, Tanzania: Development’s new kids on the block

​”Feed the future.” ..ja vi har ju sett kineser, araber och indier och deras investeringar i Tanzania de senaste åren. Ska det bidra till mat för alla människor i framtiden? Eller handlar det, som vanligt, om att plundra och roffa? Roligt att läsa vad den tanzanske bonden i Arusha sa om konstbevattningen. .. /”Feed the … More Mozambique, Kenya, Tanzania: Development’s new kids on the block

Are China and Brazil transforming African agriculture?

Originally posted on FurtherAfrica.com:
China and Brazil are set to increase their influence in Africa, with the recently launched New Development Bank opening offices in Johannesburg this month and preparing to issue its first loans in April. New research on China and Brazil in African Agriculture published in acclaimed journal, World Development, reveals that…