More World Less Bank

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So, the World Bank has finally released its World Development Report on Agriculture. It’s a how-to manual on exploitation, and a manifesto for emptying the countryside. I’ll be writing about it more at Stuffed and Starved in the next couple of weeks, but if you’re interested in how one of the world’s most powerful organisations is looking to transform agriculture in the Global South, you’re in luck. Together with the good folk at ActionAid I’ve written a critical response to the Bank, which you
can download here.