On March 10th the IGLP and the Harvard Law School Graduate Program co-sponsored a talk by Harvard SJD Candidate Mekonnen Fire on “Agrarian and Agricultural Capitalism in sub-Saharan Africa: Conflicts and the role of International Financial Institutions.”

Mr. Firew’s research is concerned with land and agricultural policy in sub-Saharan Africa, especially the issues of food security, sustainable economic development and social justice.    He is currently working with the World Bank on issues related to the agricultural sector.  Harvard LLM Misha Rehman moderated this event.