Advocating for contract farming in Nigeria Tuesday September 13th, 2016 - Are there opportunities to be found in coordinated work between agricultural companies and local smallholders? This is the story of how a university researcher took lessons from contract farming in Peru to study and advocate for contract farming in South East Nigeria.
Land use policy in Myanmar Thursday September 8th, 2016 - How an NGO Director applied lessons in Myanmar drawing on Peru’s approach to land use zoning in the management of extractive industries
From Peruvian potatoes to Ugandan coffee Thursday August 11th, 2016 - ¿What does the potato sector in Peru have in common with the coffee sector in Uganda? This is the story of an Ugandan public officer that has been a bridge of knowledge to empower small coffee farmers in his country and encourage them to engage large businesses and export markets.
Kids Prepared For Disasters Monday July 18th, 2016 - If it could be done in Brazil, why couldn’t it Mozambique? This is the story of Tito Bonde, whose experience on Rio de Janeiro inspired him to push forward with the idea of teaching disaster risk reduction to children in Mozambique.
Being a better advocate locally by looking internationally Thursday July 14th, 2016 - A local problem, a global perspective and new strategies to tackle it. This is the story of Venessa Padayachee, a South African human rights advocate that set out to defend the rights of inmates in the overcrowded Pollsmoor prison in South Africa.