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Trade With Africa: An Embassy Policy Briefing by activistnotes
April 3, 2008, 1:39 pm
Filed under: Fair Trade, Human Rights, Oppression, Politics, Trade | Tags: , ,

If you’re interested in how Canadian mining companies are doing business in certain areas of Africa, or in Fair Trade, and other related issues, you might want to read this 7-page pdf dated March 19, 2008.

Trade With Africa: An Embassy Policy Briefing

Articles include:

“Mining Interests Driving Investment Protection Negotiations with Madagascar and Tanzania” by Michelle Collins

“Not All Foreign Firms Keen to Fix Africa’s Past” by Luke Eric Peterson

“Another Missed Opportunity in Africa” by Lee Berthiaume

“Africa Needs Action for Proper Economic Growth” by Peter Stollery

“‘Diplomacy is Built on Reciprocity’: Nigerian Envoy” (continued from pg 1 which isn’t included in this document, sorry)

“A Policy of Fair Trade for Canada and Africa” by Peter Julian

“Trade and Aid Mix a Recipe for Africa’s Success” by Navdeep Bains

“Do Your Research and Take a Chance, say Envoys” compiled by Christina Leadlay


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