05.12.2016

One of the priority goals that the African Union had set itself was to eliminate hunger on the continent by 2025. In order to reach this goal, regional trade has to be made more efficient, as a workshop held in Bonn/Germany revealed.

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A recent study by the International Centre for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT) reveals, that around 40 per cent more milk and tens of millions of dollars in revenue could be possible for African farmers provided hey adopt new...

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The number of shocks and crises has been gradually increasing over the past decades. A good reason for the Berlin Global Learning Forum 2016 to focus on social protection systems adapted to economic and refugee-related shocks as...

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Land Governance

14.10.2016

Land is a major source of people’s identities and livelihoods as well as being a key asset for households. Land ownership and land use rights crucially affect both equality of opportunity and economic and environmental stability....

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The Global Climate Risk Index 2017 perceives that between 1996 and 2015, more than 528 000 people died worldwide as a direct result of almost 11 000 extreme weather events.

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