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Miriam Mannak

Miriam Mannak

    Zuma: COP17 should secure a global agreement
    Zuma: COP17 should secure a global agreement
    The aim of the 17th Conference of the Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP17) should be to come to a global,...
    Africa's progress held back by lack of geographical data
    Africa's progress held back by lack of geographical data
    Geographic information systems (GIS) could play a vital role in improving agriculture and boosting food security in Africa. However, only a few...
    Is the ICC too selective in its actions?
    Is the ICC too selective in its actions?
    The International Criminal Court (ICC) is using Africa as a guinea pig, and is too selective when it comes to arresting, indicting and prosecuting...
    How climate change threatens Africa's food security
    How climate change threatens Africa's food security
    Climate change has a profound and unavoidable effect on food security in Africa, as increasing temperatures and shifting rain patterns reduce...
    EU 'afraid of losing foothold in Africa'
    EU 'afraid of losing foothold in Africa'
    The European Union is concerned about competing with China for access to resources and markets in Africa, which partly explains its drive to hook...
    Global call for action against EPAs
    Global call for action against EPAs
    African and international civil society organisations have urged the rest of the world to redouble its efforts to stop the European Union's drive...