Niassa and Mozambique

Mozambique map

Mozambique is one of the world’s poorest countries, despite an economic growth of over 6 per cent over the last few years. Around 50 per cent of the population continue to live on less than 1 US dollar a day and do not have access to basic services like safe water, schools and medical facilities…. Read More

Land Grabbing

The term ‘land grabbing’ re-emerged on the international stage in the context of a spike in global food prices in 2007-2008. The media spotlight was initially focused on new players like Saudi Arabia and South Korea potentially acquiring vast areas of land in developing nations like Madagascar and Ethiopia to grow food for their own… Read More