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Right to Food: Can Millets Improve Nutrition Outcomes in Chattisgarh, India?

Millets, which grow well in rain-fed regions such as Chhattisgarh, used to be a mainstay for household cultivation and consumption. Credit: Picture courtesy – Neeraja Kudrimoti. By ...

Bukele Speeds Up Moves Towards Authoritarianism in El Salvador

“Resistance and Popular Rebellion” reads a banner held by demonstrators in San Salvador in a Wednesday, Sept. 15 protest against measures they consider authoritarian adopted ...

Venezuela’s Glimmer of Hope

Venezuelan refugees make their way to the Colombian border town of La Guajira. Credit: PAHO/Karen González Abril By Sandra WeissMEXICO CITY, Sep 17 2021 – This is the third ...

Ceridian partners with PwC in Mauritius to drive Enterprise-Wide Human Capital Management Transformation

EBÈNE, Mauritius, Sept. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ceridian (NYSE: CDAY; TSX: CDAY), a global leader in human capital management (HCM) technology, and PwC Mauritius announced ...

Afghanistan: Efforts To Prevent a Food Crisis Before Everything Becomes More Serious

FAO is working to urgently raise $ 36 million to accelerate support for Afghan farmers. The support aims to ensure that they do not lose their crops, wheat and other winter grains, ...

If Women Farmers were Politicians, the World Would be Fed, says Danielle Nierenberg

Women produce more than 50 percent of the food in the world but are disadvantaged when it comes to access to resources such as land and financial services. Credit: Busani Bafana, IPS ...

Dante Labs Announces Appointment of Global Legal Expert Rachel Haverfield as General Counsel to its Expanding Leadership Team

CAMBRIDGE, United Kingdom, Sept. 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Dante Labs, a global leader in genomics and precision medicine, today announced the appointment of Rachel Haverfield ...

Sweegen Delights China's Consumers With Premiumization of Low-Calorie Confectionery Chocolate

Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif., Sept. 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As Asia–Pacific's chocolate market diversifies and consumer tastes gravitate to sophistication, Sweegen ...

Barilla Foundation Report Highlights Need for Food Companies to Align with Sustainable Development Goals

A new report, Fixing the Business of Food, advocates the aligning of business practices to the SDGs. Credit: Busani Bafana/IPS By Alison KentishSep 16 2021 – In the backdrop ...

New research finds USD billions to coal power projects in Africa, Asia jeopardizing energy access, climate agendas

Chinese state–owned institutions, world's largest banks continue to finance coal power in countries with greatest needs for electricity access; USD 42 billion committed to ...
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