#Farmers

  • Article: Coffee Is Getting Cheaper — at the Expense of the Planet
    Environment

    Coffee Is Getting Cheaper — at the Expense of the Planet

    May 10, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Coffee farmers may be forced to clear forest lands to grow and sell more to make a profit. Read more

  • Article: This Organisation Is Using Wasted Food to Provide South Africa’s Children With Healthy Meals
    Food & Hunger

    This Organisation Is Using Wasted Food to Provide South Africa’s Children With Healthy Meals

    By Thato Mahlangu|Nov. 19, 2018

    FoodForward SA is reaching over 30,000 children every day. Read more

  • Article: South Africa's Government Will Spend Millions on Supporting Women and Youth Farmers
    Food & Hunger

    South Africa's Government Will Spend Millions on Supporting Women and Youth Farmers

    By Thato Mahlangu|Nov. 7, 2018

    Women and young people are instrumental in the global fight to end hunger and malnutrition. Read more

  • Article: Too Many Agricultural Workers Can't Afford to Eat, UN Says
    Environment

    Too Many Agricultural Workers Can't Afford to Eat, UN Says

    By Leah Rodriguez  and  Carmen Singer|Oct. 25, 2018

    They increasingly receive low wages and are subject to dangerous work environments. Read more

  • Video: Laughing Man Coffee Is Empowering Colombian Farmers
    PartnerCitizenship

    Laughing Man Coffee Is Empowering Colombian Farmers

    Sept. 24, 2018|Laughing Man® Coffee

    Laughing Man Coffee and Hugh Jackman aim to make coffee drinkers and farmers happy. Read more

  • Article: South Africa Withdraws Land Expropriation Bill to Clear Path for Constitutional Changes
    Citizenship

    South Africa Withdraws Land Expropriation Bill to Clear Path for Constitutional Changes

    By Thato Mahlangu|Aug. 29, 2018

    It comes days after US President Donald Trump caused upset by tweeting about the potential reforms. Read more

  • Article: Donald Trump Tweeted About Farmers in South Africa — and Sparked International Tensions
    Citizenship

    Donald Trump Tweeted About Farmers in South Africa — and Sparked International Tensions

    By Thato Mahlangu|Aug. 23, 2018

    South Africa's government said it “totally rejects this narrow perception.” Read more

  • Article: Australian Farmers Struggle Amid One of the Worst Droughts in Living Memory
    Environment

    Australian Farmers Struggle Amid One of the Worst Droughts in Living Memory

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 7, 2018

    Some regional towns haven’t witnessed noteworthy rain since the beginning of 2012. Read more