No 147 - June-July 2010

Food aid

Food aid is increasingly being used in response to emergencies. To prevent this, donors now prefer to buy locally and develop agriculture, once threatened Read More


Thinking ahead

Agrobiodiversity is a major building block for food security and its conservation is essential Read More

• Chief Nelson Neuso's viewpoint

• Field report from Namibia


Michael Hailu

The time is ripe

Shortly before taking up his post, CTA’s new director, Michael Hailu, talks about the challenges facing ACP farmers. And he explains why he believes Read More


Small ruminants

Herds and hides

Less demanding than cattle and useful sources of protein, milk and hides, small ruminants are highly adaptable and can be reared in urban and peri-urban Read More