Spotlight on Africa

Africa's small-scale farmers have needs, too

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Africans around the world celebrated unity day on Monday, and many will continue to fete the benefits of a united continent this week. RFI takes a look at one of the most important, and yet under-appreciated sectors on the continent the farming sector. Hear from an economist, an environmental organisation and a small-scale farming network to get their take on the second-oldest profession: 

A South African farm worker
A South African farm worker Reuters