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How to Homebrew Gluten Free Sorghum Beer. People who have celiac disease must avoid foods and beverages that contain gluten. Gluten occurs naturally in barley, wheat, and rye. Beer is usually a beverage that must be avoided by people with.
Colonialism and the Green Economy: Villagers Defy Pressure to Forfeit Farms for Carbon-Offset. Mexico sees itself as a future leader in the fledgling "green" economy, and biofuel plantations could double the monetary benefit.
Herakles Exposed: The Truth Behind Herakles Farms False Promises in Cameroon (press release). Internal Documents Reveal New York Corporation Deceiving Investors and Communities in Troubled Africa Palm-Oil Project
European investments assist land grabs in Liberia says Friends of the Earth. European banks, pension funds and private equity funds have given financial assistance worth more than €450 million to Malaysian palm oil giant Sime Darby, responsible for environmental degradation and violations of national regulations in Liberia.
NGOs Square Off Over REDD in California. Indigenous groups across Latin America are exploring the use of carbon finance to save their forests and provide income. Some NGOs, however, fear mechanisms like REDD will backfire – resulting in higher rates of both deforestation and poverty.