Deutsche Bank – Responsibility

Agricultural commodities and food prices

Deutsche Bank has been concerned by the growing number of people who find themselves in food poverty. Recent debate on the impact of commodity speculation has prompted us to reflect on our role in solving global hunger. We have looked carefully at the causes of rising and volatile food prices. There is no consensus on the subject and the views on the contributing factors vary widely.


Africa Agriculture Trade and Investment Fund: Increasing Income. Improving Food Security.

The Africa Agriculture Trade Investment Fund (AATIF) is an innovative public-private partnership dedicated to uplift Africa's agricultural potential for the benefit of the poor. The Fund aims at improving food security and providing additional employment and income to farmers, entrepreneurs and labourers alike by investing patiently and responsibly in efficient local value chains.

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