Video – Kofi Annan launches the 2014 Africa Progress Report

Chaired by former UN Secretary General, Kofi Annan, the Africa Progress Panel presented this year’s Africa Progress Report, ‘Grain, Fish, Money – Financing Africa’s Green and Blue Revolutions‘, in London on Thursday, May 8. The report finds that African countries can reduce poverty and inequality by boosting agriculture, which affects two thirds of the continent’s population. Africa has the potential to feed itself and other regions too. But the plunder of Africa’s timber and fisheries must stop.

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