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Series: A Primer on African Agriculture Policy II

Assumption I:  Agricultural Development Drives Economic Development

If you look at the most recent reports of CAADP or even international development organizations, you will find riddled throughout those well researched papers… 2,352 more words

Mobilize and organize to Stop and Prevent Planet Fever!

 When we, as human beings, get a fever, we immediately get worried and take action. After all, we know that if our body temperature rises to 1.5ºC, let alone 2ºC above the normal average, there can be severe damage, while an increase of 4-6ºC or more can cause a comatose situation and even death. 2,918 more words

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Mobilitiamoci e organizziamoci per Fermare e prevenire la febbre del pianeta

 Quando come esseri umani prendiamo la febbre, immediatamente ci preoccupiamo e cerchiamo una soluzione. Dopotutto sappiamo che se la nostra temperatura corporea sale di 1.5ºC, fino a 2ºC sopra la temperatura media ci possono essere danni che, per temperature superiori a 4-6ºC, possono arrivare al coma se non addirittura alla morte. 2,951 more words

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Se mobiliser et s'organiser pour eviter et stopper la fièvre de la planète !

 Lorsque nous, les êtres humains, avons de la fièvre, nous nous inquiétons immédiatement et nous agissons. Après tout, nous savons que lorsque la température de notre corps augmente de 1,5°C, jusqu’à 2°C au dessus de la moyenne, c’est sérieux, tandis qu’une augmentation de 4-6ºC, ou plus, peut conduire au coma voire à la mort. 3,230 more words

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Movilización y organización para detener y prevenir la Fiebre del Planeta

 Cuando los seres humanos tenemos fiebre nos preocupamos y tomamos medidas urgentes. Después de todo, sabemos que si nuestra temperatura corporal se eleva 1.5ºC y peor 2ºC por encima del promedio normal puede haber graves daños a nuestra salud y si el aumento es de 4-6ºC o más puede causar una situación de coma e incluso muerte. 3,139 more words

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Korten - toward a post-corporate economy

Economist David Korten has written extensively on the social ills associated with our present globalized capitalist system. In his book ‘The Post-Corporate World – Life After Capitalism’ 127 more words

Corporations

"The Supranational Corporation: Beyond the Multinationals" shows how corporations flaunt laws and act as controlling powers beyond the legal national constraints

This book by Laura Westra  lays bare corporate actions both domestic and international, under the guise of legal “personhood” that has granted corporations increasing power. As a result, corporate decisions undermine and even nullify legal decisions made by governments designed to protect citizens. 45 more words

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