A dire warning from the World Bank: Millions are being driven into extreme poverty as food prices soar. Counting the Cost speaks to the World Bank's managing director, while Iraq takes the unusual step of combatting its food crisis by cancelling an order for US fighter jets.

And Nokia teams up with Microsoft - it is either a technology dream team or an attempt to survive. We look at the changing face of the technology sector.

This episode of Counting the Cost aired from Friday, February 18, 2011.

Source: Al Jazeera