New Internationalist

Search results for Food-speculation

We found 39 results. Showing results 11 to 20.

Barclays’ ‘A-MAIZING returns’

It’s time governments took on the banks and put a stop to food speculation, says Miriam Ross.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Why the G20 must wake up to food speculation

As protestors gear up to occupy financial centres across the globe, Deborah Doane calls on world leaders to limit high-finance's meddling in agricultural markets.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Hunger and the 0.7% aid debate

Poor people need aid but it needs to be targeted and the structures that perpetuate global inequality must also be tackled, says Natasha Adams.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100
Thumbnail for story:

Hazel Healy

Hazel Healy became a co-editor at New Internationalist in 2011. She began her working life as a researcher with Colombian feminists in Medellin, coaxed peas and beans out of the soils of East Manchester with kids, and went on to do advocacy work with refugees from the Congo, Ethiopia and Sudan. She took up journalism full time in 2007, co-founding online investigative paper Manchester Mule and going on to cover everything from campaigns by Senegalese migrant organizers in Madrid to the trials…

  • Fri Dec 2 15:58:41 2016
  • Rank: 100

Podcast: Tim Hunt on ethical banking

How moving your money out of big banks can help end unethical banking practices.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

The food rush

Maize and wheat are hot assets, right up there with gold. But since investors piled into food markets, the poorest can no longer afford to eat. Hazel Healy gets to grips with the commodity speculators.…

  • Tue Sep 6 08:50:44 2016
  • Rank: 100

Video: Banking on hunger

Video: Banking on hunger…

  • Tue Jul 5 13:59:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

The best influence money can buy - the 10 Worst Corporate Lobbyists

Dirty cash and dirty tricks – our rogues’ gallery of lobbyists who get governments to dance to their tune.…

  • Sat Jan 1 11:34:00 2011
  • Rank: 100
Thumbnail for story:

EU takes historic step to stop banks betting on hunger

But there is still work to be done, says Miriam Ross.…

  • Wed Jan 15 10:02:00 2014
  • Rank: 100

Barclays ends food speculation

Campaigners have welcomed the move to pull out of speculative deals with hedge funds which made the company up to £278 million in 2012.…

  • Thu Feb 14 06:27:00 2013
  • Rank: 100

Browse

Still can't find it?

Our entire digital archive is available on your browser and mobile device.

Popular tags

All tags