Agriculture

Forest Heroes to Receive Special Recognition as International Year – UN News Centre

Through education, reforestation, and sustainable bee farming, Mr. Mzeka and his team have helped 30 communities in Cameroon to protect their watersheds … Ms. Vorva worked to raise awareness about palm oil, which is linked to the destruction of …

Cameroonian youths urged to embrace agriculture – AllAfrica.com

Youths in Cameroon have been told to invest in agriculture which is an important creator of jobs. The call was made by the Prime Minister, Head of Government, Philemon Yang yesterday Tuesday February 7 at the Conference Centre in Yaounde … Continue reading

Cameroon: Mutengene – Oil tanker crushes 3 people to death – AllAfrica.com

Eye witness accounts hold that at about 3 pm, a palm oil tanker of about 40 tonnes, had brake failure. About 150 metres from the main roundabout, the tanker crushed two stationed vehicles alongside other objects that stood on its … Continue reading

Equatorial Guinea Ministry of Agriculture Promotes Cocoa Sale in Support of Local Farmers – Worldnews.com

The country consists of a mainland territory, Río Muni, which is bordered by Cameroon to the north and Gabon to … successive brutal regimes has diminished any potential for agriculture-led growth. Equatorial Guinea is a member of the …

NH schools among top recruiters for Peace Corps – Fosters Daily Democrat

They work in areas including Agriculture, Education, Environment, Business Development and Youth Development. Dartmouth College alumni are currently serving as volunteers in Azerbaijan, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Dominican Republic, Ethiopia …

Cocoa crop sputters in Ivory Coast – Futures Magazine

With record crops in the Ivory Coast, Ghana and Cameroon, the global production/consumption surplus for 2010-11 was huge. Estimates ranged between 350,000 and 500,000 tonnes. According the International Cocoa Organization (ICCO), 2010-11 ending …

World Bank sees Cameroon’s 2012 growth at 5.5 pct – YAHOO!

Aside from its oil, Cameroon, the world’s fifth cocoa producer, is the region’s main port and breadbasket, supplying Chad, Central African Republic, Congo Republic and Gabon. The International Monetary Fund has said Cameroon is performing below its …

African Markets – Factors to watch on Feb 7 – Reuters UK

CAMEROON GROWTH Cameroon’s economy is expected to grow by 5.5 percent in 2012 despite the Arab spring and a sovereign debt crisis that has hurt the European zone, the central African nation’s most important export partner, a World Bank official … Continue reading

Cameroon: National Youth Forum begins today – AllAfrica.com

Some of the lectures, to be delivered today, will dwell on the place of youths in Cameroon’s development strategy … at encouraging youths to take job opportunities particularly in agriculture. He also urged them to be proactive, creative and present … Continue reading

World Bank sees Cameroon’s 2012 growth at 5.5 pct – Reuters

Aside from its oil, Cameroon, the world’s fifth cocoa producer, is the region’s main port and breadbasket, supplying Chad, Central African Republic, Congo Republic and Gabon. The International Monetary Fund has said Cameroon is performing below …