AFRICAN FORESTS TO CHINA –   AFRIKAS SKOGAR TILL KINA 

Mozambique moves to protect hardwood forests with new law…  The law is expected to halt the devastation of the southern African country’s forests which is experiencing depletion…. Under the new law, which will come into effect on 1 January 2017, semi-processed timber (such as beams, planks and parquet) may be exported, but will be subject … More  AFRICAN FORESTS TO CHINA –   AFRIKAS SKOGAR TILL KINA 

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:
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 the…