08.03.17

Why it makes sense to build ecosystem restoration into economic growth plans

It’s increasingly clear that there is something fundamentally wrong with the way humans run the world.

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23.02.17

Famine doesn’t just ‘happen’ – and those who cause it must be held to account

Food has long been used as an instrument of power

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27.01.17

Invisible irrigators: how small-scale Tanzanian farmers are making a difference

New research reveals that official statistics often don’t include irrigation set up and run by individual farmers.

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25.01.17

Are we sure that ecosystem services alleviate poverty?

Framing Debates about Poverty Reduction and Ecosystem Services

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11.01.17

Farmer-led irrigation in Africa: driving a new Green Revolution?

A new open access review paper on farmer-led irrigation in Africa

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21.12.16

Can national economic growth benefit poor rural areas of Africa?

Tanzania’s poses a typical but urgent development question

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