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Hard times for Fijian Farmers
Environment / Politics & Economy

Hard times for Fijian Farmers

After Evan, a category 3 cyclone, hit the South Pacific islands, Fijian towns were severely battered and many people were left homeless. More than one month after the catastrophe, a great deal of the damage is still there – both in the land and the minds of the people. Continue reading

Good Coffee comes from Good People?!
Politics & Economy

Good Coffee comes from Good People?!

Germany is one of the leading coffee exporting countries in the world, without having a single coffee bush. Countries like Germany buy raw coffee beans from developing countries and make profit out of processing and re-exporting the brown commodity. Why do producing countries not maximize their gain by processing the coffee locally? A story about the journey of a coffee bean. Continue reading