By enhancing tropical agriculture under South-South cooperation, China's experience promises to be a win-win for global food security. Tropical regions are home to about 40 percent of the world's population ... The Republic of Congo is one of the world's largest producers of cassava, with 98 percent of farmers engaged in cassava cultivation ... .
The English-speaking Central American nation of Belize also expressed a similar sentiment during a meeting hosted by U.S ... Kagame has faced mounting criticism over accusations that democracy is backsliding in his African nation due to his support for rebels in neighboring DemocraticRepublic of Congo, treatment of journalists and arrests of critics.
It was when the two men were in exile during the apartheid years that they developed what Mbeki described as “a deep and abiding sense of comradeship” ... His family moved to Johannesburg when he was five ... In Africa, he played an active role in bringing about peace between warring factions in the DemocraticRepublic of Congo, Burundi and Angola.