Tag Archives: Food and Agriculture Organization

Women World Wide, May-June 2011

From the new issue of NEWS & LETTERS, May-June 2011: Women World Wide by Artemis In its annual report, the UN Food and Agriculture Organization recommends giving women full legal rights to buy, sell, and inherit land, borrow money, open … Continue reading

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World food crisis, still

The world food crisis, which was hot in 2008 and then subsided temporarily, is getting worse again. It was one of the factors in Tunisia’s revolution, along with recent revolts in Algeria. The piece below, published in the June-July 2008 … Continue reading

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