On October 21st 2001 African cotton farmers launched an official appeal in order to save the cotton trade of Africa. Ever since we have continued to forward information on further developments. We can now provide our readers with a series of documents/files/texts on the subject:
The Burkina Faso and The World according to Monsanto
François Traore : African cotton producers need tangible support
The social price of cotton is rising sharply !
What future for the cotton of Burkina Faso ?
A substantial drop in cotton production is to be expected!
African Cotton Producers get organised
GM Cotton : Is Burkina Faso ahead or behind?
All forms of export subsidies for cotton shall be abolished by the developed countries in 2006
Damage caused by the subsidies to the cotton industry of West and Central Africa
Does the cotton's worldwide market worry about what's happening here in Burkina Faso?
African cotton : the threat from the North
The Americans are taxing African Cotton Farmers
Where is the future of african cotton?