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19 February, 2007
Business Day, 19 February 2007. Greenpeace has garnered a million signatures around Europe for a petition to the European Union (EU) demanding labels for traces of genetically modified (GM) food.
19 February, 2007
Fahamu, 19 February 2007. In an open letter addressed to President Thabo Mbeki, the Gender  and Trade Network in Africa (GENTA) critised Mbeki’s failure to address gender issues in his economic development and poverty alleviation policies.
19 February, 2007
Bizcomunity, 19 February 2007.
19 February, 2007
AllAfrica.com, 19 February 2007.
16 February, 2007
Mail & Guardian, 16 February 2007.  The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has started rescue operations and food deliveries in central Mozambique where recent floods forced an estimated 85 000 to flee their homes.
16 February, 2007
One World, 15 February 2007. Amnesty International has called upon the internet industry to fight governments’ attempts to repress internet users around the world.
16 February, 2007
e-CIVICUS, 15 February 2007.
15 February, 2007
The Star, 15 February 2007.  Greenpeace and other environmental NGOs have criticised wealthy nations for using Africa as their dumping ground for toxic waste generated by the West.
14 February, 2007
Business Day, 12 February 2007. In response to the crime wave that seems to have hit South Africa, AfriForum has indicated that it will take government to court for not taking the issue of crime seriously.
14 February, 2007
SABC News, 13 February 2007. Although civil society has welcomed President Thabo Mbeki’s anti-poverty initiative, the sector believes that a basic income grant (BIG) is preferable to the proposed revised social security programme.
14 February, 2007
Tectonic, 13 February 2007. The Absa Foundation and Engen Corporate Affairs will spend R600 000 to implement the Shuttleworth Foundation's tuXlab programme in ten Northen Cape schools.
14 February, 2007
One World, 14 February 2007. In an unprecedented move, one boy takes a stand and makes a statement addressed to the world’s adults demanding that they take action against the persisting problem of global warming. 
13 February, 2007
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