September 2016Advocating for contract farming in Nigeria
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.
September 2016Land use policy in Myanmar
How an NGO Director applied lessons in Myanmar drawing on Peru’s approach to land use zoning in the management of extractive industries
August 2016From Peruvian potatoes to Ugandan coffee
¿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.
July 2016Kids Prepared For Disasters
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.
July 2016Being a better advocate locally by looking internationally
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.