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Vol 55 No 11

Published 30th May 2014


Congo-Kinshasa

Gertler the farmer

After making gigantic profits by buying and reselling mining and oil concessions in Congo-Kinshasa, the controversial Israeli businessman Dan Gertler has set up a farm on a philanthropic basis. The Kitoko Food Farm is meant to be a model for how agricultural innovation can address the nation's chronic food shortages.

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