About: Kofi Annan

Agrifood 29-03-2017

Kofi Annan: ‘What is the point of economic growth if you cannot breathe?’

Former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan called yesterday (28 March) for investment in developing countries in order to “produce more food with fewer resources”, while making agriculture more sustainable.
Agrifood 16-09-2015

Innovative microinsurance protects poor farmers against climate change

SPECIAL REPORT / Farmers in the Global South can protect their business by insuring their crops against climate hazards. But this system is held back by a lack of reliable climate data. EURACTIV France reports
Global Europe 03-08-2012

Syria can still be saved, says Kofi Annan

Despite leaving his post as Special Envoy to Syria yesterday (2 August), former UN Secretary-General said that the country can still be saved from the worst calamity of a bloody civil war, but ‘that requires courage and leadership.'