2012-03-16 09:45:57Woman Forced Into Exile Over Soccer[UNHCR]
Ali Addeh Refugee Camp, Djibouti -
Maymun Muhyadine Mohamed loved to run and play football in the streets of Mogadishu. Her skills won her a medal and a cap at a local competition.
Friday, 07-25-14, 10:57World Bank - Boko Haram Stalls African Aid Projects[VOA]Threats and killings by Islamist militants are jeopardizing World Bank-funded agriculture, health and water projects in parts of Cameroon, Nigeria and Chad, a bank official says.
Friday, 07-25-14, 10:49Ban All GM Foods in Ghana![Fahamu]VG Food Sovereignty Ghana calls for an indefinite Moratorium or ban on the propagation, cultivation, raising, and growing of Genetically Modified Organisms in Ghana.
Friday, 07-25-14, 10:49Why Uganda Needs GMOs[Fahamu]On account of population pressures and diseases that are affecting Uganda's coffee, maize, banana and cassava production, GMOs are necessary to address the food insecurity and hidden hunger in the country
Friday, 07-25-14, 10:49Why Zimbabwe Should Continue to Say 'No' to Genetically Engineered Crops and Food[Fahamu]GMOs are presented as a magic bullet to the problems of agricultural productivity without seriously examining the alternative route to industrial agriculture. Agro-ecology with an emphasis on ecosystem farming and local knowledge development of African farmers is the alternative that Zimbabwe should adopt