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Archive for February, 2014

Sharing learning between LAC and West Africa

Friday, February 28th, 2014 Posted in Agriculture, Campaigns, English, Food and Security, Let's tackle hunger | No Comments »

West Africa has launched a new initiative to eradicate hunger: The Zero Hunger Initiative - strongly inspired by over a decade of Latin America experience. We wanted to learn from Brazil and others, to make sure we engage with the ...

Senegalese government hailed the Pan African Climate Justice Alliance for its excellent tool of environmental protection and urged them to continue the struggle for climate justice.

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014 Posted in Campaigns, Climate Change, GROW Campaign, Senegal | No Comments »

Ms. Penda Kante Thiam who represented the Senegalese minister for environment urged the African Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) under the auspices of Pan African Climate Justice Alliance (PACJA) to keep the faith and to be positive in the struggle for ...

Accra- Conférence internationale sur la justice fiscale

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014 Posted in English, essentials services, Ghana | No Comments »

La conférence de 5 jours sur les Capacités de Recherche et de Plaidoyer pour une Fiscalité Équitable (CRAFT) s’est tenue à Accra du 4 au 8 février 2014. Y ont pris part, plus de 60 participants venus des affiliés d’OXFAM, des instances gouvernementales et d’organisation ...

Global Fiscal Justice Fair in Accra

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014 Posted in English, essentials services, Ghana | No Comments »

The five day conference on Capacity for Research and Advocacy for Fair Taxation (CRAFT) conference was held in Accra between the 4th and 8th of February 2014. Over 60 participants from OXFAM affiliates, government representatives and Civil Society Groups from more ...

Ghana: Ministry of Food and Agriculture Awards One of ELCAP’S Project

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 Posted in Climate Change, elcap, English, Ghana | No Comments »

[caption id="attachment_2411" align="alignleft" width="334"] Awaal receiving her prize on the Farmers Day[/caption] The Energy Saving Stoves (ESS) may probably not be a new concept in Ghana, but the whole practice nearly got extinct from the system till the Enhancing Livelihood through ...

Centrafrique: risque de crise alimentaire avec la paralysie du commerce (ONG)

Monday, February 17th, 2014 Posted in CAR, Français | No Comments »

BANGUI, ll fév 2014 (AFP) - La fuite forcée de nombreux commerçants de Centrafrique, pour la plupart des musulmans fuyant exactions et pillages dont ils sont les cibles, "fait craindre une crise alimentaire majeure" dans le pays, ont averti mardi plusieurs organisations internationales ...

Mauritanie, l’accaparement de terres facilité par le pouvoir

Thursday, February 13th, 2014 Posted in Accaparement des Terres, Bloggers in West Africa, Français, Mauritanie | No Comments »

Le 14 janvier 2014, le conseil des Ministres a attribué pas moins de 31000 ha de terres de la vallée ( dans la Moughataa de Boghé) à une firme saoudienne pour un investissement de l'ordre de1 milliard de dollars.

Support African farmers and rural women NOW!

Thursday, February 13th, 2014 Posted in Campaigns, English, Food and Security, GROW Campaign, Nigeria, Senegal, Vidéos | No Comments »

Watch the clip,share, and act now for a new commitment of Maputo.

10 février : Lancement du clip vidéo “Où sont passés nos 10%” !

Thursday, February 13th, 2014 Posted in Campagne CULTIVONS, Campagnes, Français, Niger, Nigeria, Sénégal | No Comments »

Soutenez les paysans, éleveurs et femmes rurales africains MAINTENANT Regardez, partagez et AGISSEZ MAINTENANT pour un nouvel engagement de Maputo. Regarder le clip 

Division is plunging Central African Republic into food crisis

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014 Posted in CAR, English | No Comments »

[caption id="attachment_2374" align="aligncenter" width="507"] Around Bangui’s main market, the signs of an exodus were everywhere. Market stalls stood bare. Dozens of trucks full of people, stacked high with their life’s belonging, were on the road. Below them streets were lined ...