No 157 - February-March 2012

Acp agricultural trade

The ‘emerging’ countries are carving out a role as new players in ACP agricultural trade. Their traditional partner, the EU, no longer has Read More


City farmers

Urban agriculture helps improve nutrition and incomes for city dwellers, providing food grown Read More

• Job Ndebele's viewpoint

• Field report from Kenya


Sindiso Ngwenya

Strength in numbers

Regional integration is proving to be a powerful strategy for helping Africa to overcome some of the barriers faced by individual states. As well as providing Read More


Kola nut

More than just a symbol

The kola nut, widely prized in West Africa for its symbolic and cultural value and stimulative properties, is mainly produced in five West African countries. Read More