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.

11 December 2009

UN warns of surge in food prices

Global food prices are on the rise again, says the latest Food Outlook issued by the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) on Wednesday. Dawn.com link