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Food, Food, Everywhere – But Not Enough To Eat

Actually, there is plenty to provide for all until 2050 at least. The problem – one that causes the deaths of 7,100 children under five from malnutrition every day – is in its distribution. Lough Erne may end with a solution, but likely only a partial one at best

Words Around The World

While traditional publishing struggles, literary festivals have taken the international arts scene by storm. But who are they for, and how can they best balance the competing demands of art, politics and money? asks an author who has appeared at events from Glasgow to Gaza.

Education For All

For too long there has been a dangerous assumption that progress toward universal schooling is inexorable. In fact, it has stalled, and is even falling back in Africa.


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