Author Archive: bae@worldpolicy.org

To Ensure Food Security, Keep Soils Healthy

By Esther Ngumbi Healthy soils are necessary to produce healthy food and achieve sustainable global food security. They also are a useful resource in the fight against climate change, as they absorb carbon from the air and store it. Recognizing these…
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Talking Policy: Okechukwu Enelamah on Global Economics in the Trump Era

As nations like China step up their investment in African infrastructure, countries across the continent have expressed interest in forming a regional bloc to promote economic activity and facilitate international trade negotiations. World Policy Journal editor emeritus David A. Andelman spoke with…
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Smart Slums, Smarter Cities

By Carl Manlan At least two people were killed in recent flooding in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, eight in Durban, South Africa, and 15 in Rubanda, Uganda. Floods are becoming a regular phenomenon in African cities. While climate change contributes to this wave of extreme…
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