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Sustainable Agriculture Pushing Back the Desert 0

Sustainable Agriculture Pushing Back the Desert

Desertification – land degrading into desert – is often blamed on mismanagement and misuse of land. Local people are allegedly guilty of over-farming, over-grazing and allowing their populations to exceed the environment’s capacity. Lim Li...

Portraits of Sustainable Agriculture Projects and Initiatives in Africa 3

Portraits of Sustainable Agriculture Projects and Initiatives in Africa

The following is part of the “47 Portraits of Sustainable Agriculture Projects and Initiatives” originally published by Centre for Environment and Society of University of Essex, UK. You can click here to read the full...

Sustainable Agriculture in Africa: Towards A New Paradigm – The Embeddedness Approach 0

Sustainable Agriculture in Africa: Towards A New Paradigm – The Embeddedness Approach

This is a paper written by Cosmas Milton Obote Ochieng International Development Centre Queen Elizabeth House Oxford University, UK. An excerpt from the paper Introduction This paper argues that the conventional paradigm of sustainable...

What to do to Eradicate Hunger in Africa 0

What to do to Eradicate Hunger in Africa

By Mark Yak Yak – Posted on ProgressiveU on April 27th, 2007 In African countries millions of poor people go to their beds hungry every day. The live has become more difficult for them, because...