Scientist urges specialized policy responses for Africa-China timber trade

BOGOR, Indonesia (13 May 2014) — A popular global narrative portrays China’s business interests in Africa as single-minded, driven by a powerful nation hungry for natural resources to fuel its ever-growing domestic and international industrial needs regardless of the social and environmental costs. A counter-narrative suggests that African states should choose economic partners based on... Read moreThis article was originally posted on Forests News. Click here to read the full article.