Gates funds sub-Saharan agricultural project
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is funding research to develop fortified excreta pellets for use in agriculture to improve soil fertility and urban sanitation infrastructure in sub-Saharan Africa.
Climate adaptation funds bypassing governments, conflict states - experts
Poorly coordinated pools of cash are often going to projects and countries favoured by donors rather than to the most vulnerable, finance experts say
Liberia and EU sign deal to curb illegal timber trade
Pact aims to ensure that timber exported to the EU comes from legal sources and that the trade will benefit the Liberian people