When will the DRC get beyond a constant state of emergency? http://www.irinnews.org/report/98131/beyond-emergency-needs-in-drc?mkt_tok=3RkMMJWWfF9wsRonua%2FKdO%2FhmjTEU5z16uUtUKWzi4kz2EFye%2BLIHETpodcMSsRmM6%2BNFAAgAZVnyRQFHuWDeZg%3D
Humanitarian response in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) should broaden beyond emergency needs to encompass underlying dynamics of conflict, according to a report by the international refugee NGO Norwegian Refugee Council.
The implications of SABMiller's switch to cassava- and sorghum-based beers are potentially fascinating. Could the keep-fresh techniques required for harvesting cassava for beer spread to so many of the other high-volume foodstuffs that rot in Africa every year instead of becoming part of solutions to poverty and hunger? We think that the fact SABMiller is innovating in this space is important.
SABMiller plc (SAB.L) today announces the launch of a cassava beer in Ghana. The beer will be brewed by SABMiller’s local subsidiary, Accra Brewery Limited (ABL), under the brand name ‘Eagle’. The launch builds on the success of the world’s first commercially-made cassava beer, Impala, which SABMill...