2012-02-28 08:24:43UN Agency Funds Farming Improvement Projects[UN News]
A new initiative aimed at improving food security in Sudan will provide the country's smallholder farmers with improved seeds and soil to fight the threat of drought, the United Nations fund tasked with promoting rural development has announced.
Wednesday, 05-27-15, 16:35GPA - Bissau Ports MOU On Course[The Point] A six-member delegation from Bissau ports is currently in The Gambia for a two-week training session to train staff of the Gambia Ports Authority (GPA) on making cargo nets.
Wednesday, 05-27-15, 15:12The Ascendance of 'Development Fetishism'[Addis Standard] In its literal definition, the term development is generally understood to mean an intentionally conceived course of action that aims to realize the full potential of a given population. Though previously the notion of planned development was largely confined to communist countries, it now seems to have drawn some attention across the board.