09.12.2016

How effective is the United Nations Global Compact, and what must corporate efforts look like for it to have a sustainable impact promoting fairness and development? KfW Development Bank had a look at these issues at its Berlin Expert Talks on Globalisation.

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Biochemists and virologists at Marburg University in Germany successfully tested an inhibitor of the African Ebola virus produced from a plant substance.

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African agriculture is very attractive for German businesses. Participants in the 2nd German-African Agribusiness Forum, also organised by the German Agricultural Society (DLG), discussed opportunities and challenges.

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Trade

05.12.2016

In December 2005, the Aid for Trade initiative was launched at the World Trade Organization Ministerial Conference. It was to enable developing countries to draw optimum benefits from global trade by assisting them in overcoming...

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Recognition of the true value of ecosystem services, and of the opportunities they offer, will enable better planning and realization of the full economic potential of dryland ecosystems.

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