The German-African Business Association and the German Agribusiness Alliance traditionally meet in Berlin/Germany in late January to discuss options for private sector engagement for Africa’s agri-food sector with representatives of politics and business. This year, around 250 participants took advantage of the opportunity to communicate and network.

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Disturbed natural ecosystems can recover, but after short interventions, the composition of species often sees a permanent change. This is the conclusion drawn by an international study headed by the University of…

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Under the motto “EINEWELT – Unsere Verantwortung” (one world – our responsibility), the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) once again presented itself with partners from civil society,…

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Forests

The world’s forests are under threat. Forest fires and deforestation are reaching frightening proportions. Even though considerable progress has been made in reforestation, this cannot obscure the simple fact that, at…

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According to the report, the top five global risks over the next ten years in terms of likelihood are all environmental, including extreme weather events and major biodiversity loss.

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