food aid


Zim accused of using food as vote weapon

Staff Reporter

The United States ambassador to Zimbabwe accused President Robert Mugabe's government on Friday of illegally using food aid as a weapon.

Greener and leaner

Julian Borger

The world food crisis is a tragedy frequently and passionately foretold. For years food experts warned that chronic under-investment in agriculture in developing countries, by governments and donors alike, would one day spell disaster.