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Go for small-scale farming, not monoculture

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TO GO WITH AFP STORY ‘Lifestyle-China-farm-food-health,FEATURE’ by Fran Wang

A Chinese farmer tends to the crops at Ji Yunliang’s organic farm in the outskirt of Beijing on June 7, 2010. 299 more words


Ye! Pitch Event @ UNCTAD 31.03.2015

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More Fertile E-Commerce Urged by UN

More Fertile E-Commerce Urged by UN

From Diplomat Artist Buzz: To foster productive & inclusive use of information & communications technology, governments need to create legal, institutional & policy frameworks & generate the necessary skills in government, business & civil society & the Index measure’s progress in those areas.


UNCTAD report evaluates antitrust efforts in Namibia

Extensive UNCTAD report highlights state of Namibian competition enforcement, comes at right time when Namibia ponders inclusion of “unfairness” standard in merger control


Following the release of the final UNCTAD report (entitled “ 249 more words

Merger Documentation

Could Uber Be A Catalyst For Intra-Africa Trade?

On Thursday morning I woke to the news that Uber, an innovative app for calling a taxi used in over 200 cities, had raised $1,2 billion in funding whilst the holding company is now valued at a remarkable $40 billion. 543 more words


United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) – Review of Maritime Transport 2014

The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) posted its Review of Maritime Transport 2014.  UNCTAD’s Review of Maritime Transport has since 1968 provided coverage of key developments affecting international seaborne trade, shipping, the world fleet, ports, freight markets, and transport-related regulatory and legal frameworks.  340 more words


Nigerian Entrepreneur Lara Cookey Makes UNCTAD’s Women In Business Awards Final

Nigerian innovative designer, who has special focus on early education, Lara Cookey has made it to the finals of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development’s (UNCTAD) Empretec Women in Business Awards. 258 more words