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ResilienceReports

Publication | July 29, 2015 at 17:18

Our climate is changing and all over the world we are experiencing more unpredictable and uncertain weather than in the past. Those depending on the weather for their daily bread – farmers and farm workers – are feeling, and will continue to feel...

Esperanza - West Africa Expedition 2014

Publication | June 17, 2015 at 11:08

For nearly 20 years, Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing has been recognized by the international community as a major factor in the depletion of marine resources. Greenpeace has been documenting IUU fishing activities in West...

Irresponsible Investment – Agrica’s Broken Development Model in Tanzania

Publication | June 17, 2015 at 10:00

Kilombero Plantations Ltd (KPL) is a 5,818 hectare (ha) rice plantation located in the heart of the fertile Kilombero Valley, Tanzania. In addition to developing a large-scale rice farm, KPL works with local smallholder farmers through an...

Trading in Chaos

Publication | May 26, 2015 at 10:00

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is home to the large majority of the world's second-largest rainforested area, an area that plays a vital role in maintaining the global climate. But corruption and a lack of political will are among the...

Financing Ecological Farming in Africa

Publication | May 20, 2015 at 6:00

This report provides a resource to the donor community to facilitate the provision of support to ecological farming across Africa. We define donors broadly to include: governments providing bilateral overseas development assistance, multilateral...

Africa’s fisheries’ paradise at a crossroads

Publication | May 20, 2015 at 0:00

Overfishing has already depleted fish stocks in China, and now we’ve revealed how Chinese owned and flagged fishing vessels are taking advantage of weak regulations to fish illegally - and at the expense of local artisanal fishers. If China...

Scam on the African Coast

Publication | May 7, 2015 at 12:37

West African waters remain one of the few fertile fishing grounds in the world. For many coastal countries, fishing contributes significantly to the national economy as an income source. It also contributes to job creation and, more...

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