Obama food aid ravages Third World farmers
Despite uplifting rhetoric, Obama is perpetuating a program that sabotages foreigners' self-sufficiency
Publisher: The Ecologist
Date Written: 27/07/2014
Year Published: 2014
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX16575
The US taxpayers who finance foreign food aid surely believe they are feeding starving people. But the truth is the reverse - it is undermining indigenous agriculture in recipient countries - creating famine and chronic malnutrition, while sabotaging self-sufficiency.