Issues / Food & Farm
The Agreement on Agriculture (AoA) is a product of the Uruguay Round of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) negotiations (1986-94).
When Former Coalition Provisional Authority (CPA) administrator L. Paul Bremer III left Baghdad after the highly publicized “transfer of sovereignty” in June 2004, he left his imprint through 100 orders that he enacted as chief of the occupation authority in Iraq.
ver the last decade, shrimp have evolved from a delicacy only the rich could afford to the most popular seafood in America.
Two contradictory visions of globalization are sweeping around the world.
With annual lending to Latin American countries surpassing $8 billion annually, the IDB has significant influence over the region’s economies.
According to World Bank President Paul Wolfowitz, it is an extraordinary moment in historyi for Africa.
The Bush administration seems to be applying its "for us or against us" anti-terrorism formula to trade policy.
Cutting farm subsidies will help agriculture.
It is time India realizes that it has to develop its own low-cost farming strategies, suited to the needs of the country.
While governments seem blind to the ways their policies enforce hunger and impoverishment for hundreds of millions of people, others see this harsh reality with clarity.