Yearly Archives: 2008
Free resource : Chain-wide learning for inclusive agrifood market development – a guide to multi-stakeholder processes for linking small-scale producers to modern markets
This guide provides concepts and tools for working with actors along the entire value chain so that modern markets can be more inclusive of small-scale producers and entrepreneurs.
A practical guide to computerizing agricultural cooperatives is available freely online.
A new African film is available on DVD: Flaming Crowns, Cooling Waters: Water Spirit Masquerades among the Ijebu-Yoruba. The DVD includes the 22-minute film with and without narration plus a picture gallery.
The following articles from IRIN NEWS shows that slavery still goes on today. The situation in the north of Mali is particularly difficult.
The argument about the role of US cotton subsidies and fair trade will not go away