No Peace Without Freedom From Want
- The director of the FAO emphasized the importance of agriculture development in keeping peace and resolving conflict. How would you justify this statement (how does agriculture do this)?
- Why is the UN so focused on bringing peace to this area (what percentage of UN peacekeeping missions take place in this area)?
- What successes have been seen in the Democratic Republic of Congo in regards to agriculture development? Do you believe these success can be duplicated throughout Africa? Explain your reasoning.
- Explain what the Initiative for Food and Nutrition Security in Africa is focused on. In your mind what needs to be done to make sure this initiative is successful?
- Why do you believe Tokyo would be so interested in African development?