'She Grows' campaign launched

Marianne Brooker
| 3rd April 2019
Tree Aid - an environmental and international development charity - has launched a three-month appeal with proceeds doubled by the UK government.

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We enjoy farming! Photo: Alto vicky via Wikimedia (CC BY-SA).

Who's telling the truth about the New Alliance and farmers in African countries?

Aisha Dodwell
Global Justice Now
| 15th January 2016
The 'New Alliance', backed by £600m of UK aid, is meant to improve food security, reduce malnutrition and lift people out of poverty, writes Aisha Dodwell. But it's all a huge con - delivering corporate welfare, attacking small farmers, enabling land grabs - and leaving a trail of poverty and human devastation. It draws praise from only a single review of its activities: its own.

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Pedal Power

Hazel sillver
| 5th April 2013
Donating unwanted bicycles helps others and the environment. Hazel Sillver reports on a new partner scheme between Re~Cycle and Halfords

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