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Kenya: Community struggling to preserve sacred forest reserve

This is a story about some friends of mine and their sacred forest – I strongly hope that Karima forest will be preserved as a cultural and ecological heritage for future generations. At the moment the area is seriously in danger of being destroyed for short-term economic interests. Follow the link to see some photos … Continue reading

Parasites of the Poor? International NGOs and aid agencies in Zimbabwe

Just stumbled upon this article about NGOs on the site “African Argument, which hosts a blog called “Rethinking Zimbabwe”. The issue discussed reflects a situation that can probably found in many other countries as well… *** This blog is called ‘Rethinking Zimbabwe’. It seems that a lot of people in Zimbabwe want some rethinking about … Continue reading