Publications

Agriculture: Organic Gardens of Hope in Benin

Agriculture: Organic Gardens of Hope in Benin

The association "Les jardins de l'espoir" supports organic farmers with the launch of a bi-monthly organic farmers' market in 2021. An initiative aiming to be extended in the country and beyond. The African continent still has natural seeds, due to a lack of means to invest in chemical fertilizers which represent a threat to the environment and to health. This opportunity should be seized to promote healthy products that are accessible to all, and even gradually moving towards their export.

Gabon’s pangolin victim of trafficking

Gabon’s pangolin victim of trafficking

In Central Africa, pangolins are highly sought after for their meat and scales, which leads to significant illegal trafficking in several countries on the continent. Even if pangolins have been a protected species for several years, trafficking persists, smugglers are multiplying, and the fight to eradicate this phenomenon is far from over. Même si les pangolins sont protégés depuis plusieurs années, le trafic persiste, les contrebandiers se multiplient et la lutte pour éradiquer ce phénomène est loin d’être finie.

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