Whether for profit or social motives - and often both - an increasing number of investors are targeting opportunities in African agriculture. At the same time innovative approaches for deploying aid to support farming businesses linked to smallholders are emerging. This blog provides a snapshot of who is doing what, where and how.

14 October 2009

Global hunger worsening, warns UN

Targets to cut the number of hungry people in the world will not be met without greater international effort, UN food agencies have warned. BBC News article