Mining and land rights discussed at PAP

Mining activity and the land issue is to be discussed in the Pan African Parliament.

Co-hosted by Oxfam, Action Aid, the Institute for Poverty, Land and Agrarian Studies (PLAAS), and the Future Agricultures Consortium, the hearings offer people affected by … Read the rest

Oxfam’s misguided messiah complex

The British charity Oxfam recently released an updated version of the Book of Lamentations. Something about how “the relentless focus on ongoing problems at the expense of a more nuanced portrait of [Africa], is obscuring the progress that is being

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