Kenyan Nobel prize winning researcher Wangari Maathai talks in this 2005 radio feature about genetically modified food, and why she believes Africa needs to have more confidence in its own scientific research.
Panos London Newsletter
Welcome to the October edition of the Panos London newsletter. Recently, we’ve published a resource on urban hunger. There’s some thought-provoking material from journalists in India and Tanzania. We were also very sad to hear of the death of Professor Wangari Maathai, the Kenyan environmentalist and the first African woman to win the Nobel peace prize, who you can listen to in our archived interview below.
The rise in popularity of mobile phones in Manipur has opened up new avenues of gender discrimination and violence against women.
Zubaida Noor tells us what’s being happening recently with her NGO and what her ideas for the future are.