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Wed,26Nov2014

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DRC: Jean Bamanisa Saïdi, Kisangani's loved governor

Kisangani governor, Jean Bamanisa Saïdi. Photo©Gwenn Dubourthoumieu For TARNot wholly trusted by President Kabila and his allies in Kinshasa, the governor of Orientale Province is attacking the bureaucracy in the capital and pushing for Kisangani to manage its own affairs.

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Fairtrade Focuses on African Farmers

Photo©Thorsten Futh/LAIF-REAFor Fairtrade to make a major difference, its involvement in strengthening grassroots rural organisations is key, alongside a concerted effort to raise agricultural wages.

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Africa's economy set for dramatic changes – Carlos Lopes

Carlos Lopes, executive secretary of the Economic Commission for AfricaAs well as identifying countries holding enormous industrialisation potential, Carlos Lopes, executive secretary of the Economic Commission for Africa, elaborates on the right policies for industrialisation and the role the private and public sectors can play, as addressed by the 2014 Economic Report on Africa.

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Climate Change: China and US link efforts to cut emissions

Photo©ReutersChina and the US on Tuesday jointly sent out a hopeful signal that one of the biggest stumbling blocks in the climate negotiations has potentially evaporated.

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Commodities: Bouncing beans, limp cotton

As a global cotton glut sends prices tumbling, cocoa, coffee and soy beans have continued to perform relatively well in 2014.

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Equity: A taste for chicken

Funds are investing in businesses that can meet the rising demand for poultry south of the Sahara.

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