Africa

Food security and development policies

Low prices of agricultural commodities, a factor of political instability in Africa

The hunger riots observed during the 2008 food crisis, as well as the Arab Spring in 2010, rekindled public opinion…

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Food security and development policies

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…

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Food security and development policies

Agriculture: a storage of sustainable jobs for young people and returning migrants

La question de l’emploi des jeunes en Afrique subsaharienne et les conséquences qui peuvent en découler préoccupent à tous les…

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Food security and development policies

Hunger in the world: a decade of wasted effort according to the latest FAO report

For the second year in a row, FAO is sounding the alarm on world hunger: the number of malnourished people…

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WTO, Multilateralism & Bilateral treaties

EU caught in Nigeria’s refusal to sign the West Africa Economic Partnership Agreement and the Continental Free Trade Area

Le 9 avril 2018 le Président Muhammadu Buhari du Nigéria a déclaré très explicitement au nouvel ambassadeur de l’Union européenne…

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International agricultural policies

Towards an OPEC for cocoa?

To cope with the collapse of prices and a value-sharing that is deemed unfair, the creation of a cocoa OPEC…

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Food security and development policies

What trade policies for the promotion of the “local milk” sector in West Africa?

Production, consommation et importations laitières Une place importante de l’élevage dans les économies nationales et familiales Avec un effectif régional…

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Food security and development policies

Agricultural Investment in Africa: A Low Level… Numerous Opportunities

Christopher Gaudoin, Strategic Analyst L’investissement agricole est une condition nécessaire pour développer et organiser le secteur agricole en Afrique. Le…

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