Christopher Gaudoin

Thoughts and opinions

The 2018 Farm Bill: an almost identical American agricultural policy

The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018: Initial Review   On Monday December 10, 2018, the House and Senate conference committee…
Thoughts and opinions

United Nations declaration on peasant rights promotes market regulation

Extraits de la Déclaration des Nations  Unies sur les droits des paysans et des autres personnes travaillant dans les zones…
Sugar Special

The sugar policy in India: a major producer seeking to stabilize its market

India is currently the world’s second-largest sugar producer with about 22 million tonnes or 13% of world production in 2016.…
Thoughts and opinions

China’s anti-dumping investigation against Australian barley exports: a boomerang effect?

Barley is not a random choice – here’s the real reason China is taking on Australia over dumping This week…
Sugar Special

The sugar policy in Russia

Russia is currently the world’s seventh largest sugar producer with about 6.2 million tonnes or 3.6% of world production in…
Editorials

Newsletter n ° 8: Crisis management, sugar policies, OP, UNCTAD and employment

Hello, This month, we offer: Hearing of Jacques Carles in the European Parliament: “It is urgent to restore the management…
Sugar Special

The sugar policy in Brazil: regulation by ethanol

Brazil is currently the world’s largest sugar producer with nearly 40 million tonnes, or 22.5% of world production in 20161.…
Thoughts and opinions

UNCTAD latest report highlights disappointments in free trade

UNCTAD, the UN organization dedicated to trade and development issues, offers in its latest annual report1 a fairly credible picture…
Thoughts and opinions

Food, jobs, sustainability: what African agriculture needs to achieve

Ample opportunities, huge challenges Currently, Africa’s agricultural sector is unable to feed its own populations, yet it has the potential…
Non classé

Newsletter #7: Drought and management of public stocks, reform of the WTO, US sugar policy

Hello, This month, we offer: Will the Payment for Environmental Services concept cause further damage to the environmental side of…