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MEAT THE FUTURE

As the world’s population grows, our ever-increasing appetite for meat is putting heavy strains on the environment and exacerbating climate change. The global meat industry produces more greenhouse gas emissions than all cars, planes, trains and ships combined. But with demand unlikely to diminish anytime soon, what if science could make it possible to still… Read More MEAT THE FUTURE

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Foreign Policy

Go North, Young Man, Go North! Even African ‘success stories’ like Senegal want their citizens to seek their fortune in Europe, because it’s easier than giving them a chance at home. BY SASKIA HOUTTUIN, FLEUR LAUNSPACH MARCH 31, 2016 TAMBACOUNDA, Senegal — On a busy street in the heart of this southeastern Senegalese town sits a travel… Read More Foreign Policy

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Central African Republic

Dit land bevindt zich op de rand van genocide (en nee, het is niet Irak) Twee slecht georganiseerde rebellengroepen – de een christelijk, de ander islamitisch – bevechten elkaar en splijten de Centraal Afrikaanse Republiek in tweeën. Een kwart van de bevolking is ontheemd, duizenden mensen zijn vermoord. Gastcorrespondent Fleur Launspach doet verslag in woord en… Read More Central African Republic