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June 2017



This month on www.hungerexplained.org, we would like to draw your attention to the following topics:


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Plundering Africa (season 2)





A new study, that updates work conducted in 2014, shows that, every year, Africa pays more to the rest of the world than it receives from it. This challenges the myth that Africa is ‘an assisted continent’.


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Low agricultural prices, debt, farmer suicides, strikes and ban of purchases of cattle for slaughter: India’s agricultural crisis  




The Indian government faces an intensified movement of protest by farmers.


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Opinions: Unleashing the transformational power of informal institutions for rural development: an FAO perspective 

by Vito Cistulli




Quality of institutions, particularly of informal institutions, is an important ingredient of development.


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