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Michel Camdessus
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Africa After Rio+20

(50) Comments | Posted June 22, 2012 | 2:59 PM

It is clear that Rio+20 has not delivered what many of us had hoped. Twenty years after the world committed itself to increased efforts to tackle inequality, hunger and environmental destruction at the first Earth Summit, we seem to be moving in the wrong direction.

It was a major disappointment...

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The Future of the State of Africa

(167) Comments | Posted June 10, 2009 | 10:34 AM

Africa's potential is often overlooked. Yet the continent abounds in untapped natural and human resources. The United Nations, for example, estimates that there are over 800 million hectares of unused, cultivable land that could provide the basis for a green revolution in food production -- land which could be used...

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