Chaos Grows in Burundi as President Defies Advice to Step Down

By Lisa Vives
NEW YORK, Apr 28 2015 (IPS)

Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza, overriding objections to an ill-advised third term, now faces a growing popular movement to oust him after his term ends this coming June.Read more »

European Biofuel Bubble Bursts

By Sean Buchanan
BRUSSELS, Apr 28 2015 (IPS)

Ten years of debate in the European Union over the detrimental effects of the demand for biofuels for transport on food prices, hunger, forest destruction, land consumption and climate [...] Read more »