How Africa can make the next quantum leap in agriculture
Agriculture is sub-Saharan Africa’s main industry. It employs 65% of its labour force, accounts for one-third of gross domestic product and is…
How leading US companies keep their employees happy
A new study sheds light on what high-performing companies in the United States do differently from the rest. Using data cut from the SAP-supported…
Afghanistan: Statement from the Humanitarian Coordinator, Mark Bowden: Aid workers killed in Afghanistan
Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Country: Afghanistan Kabul, 2 June 2015: Reacting to the announcement by People in…
Nepal: Nepal: Central Region – Access Constraints as of 2nd June 2015
Source: World Food Programme, Logistics Cluster Country: Nepal [Published in AidNews -…
(en) wsm.ie: Sinn Féin, Welfare Reform, and Building a Culture of Resistance by Sean Matthews
As our bankrupt local political class squabble over the crumbs from Westminster's table, the class war continues with the re-packaged 'Welfare…
(en) Canada, Common Cause, MORTAR #3 – On Contesting Populism
Two Toronto Members, One Hamilton Member, One Kitchener-Waterloo Member ---- In recent decades we, the Left, have had shockingly little to show for…
Repairs of Gaza’s hospitals, clinics making slow progress https://www.middleea…
Repairs of Gaza's hospitals, clinics making slow progress Repairs of Gaza's hospitals, clinics making slow progress www.middleeastmonitor.com The…
Despite PA dropping the bid to ban Israel from FIFA, shouldn’t FIFA have to dece…
Despite PA dropping the bid to ban Israel from FIFA, shouldn't FIFA have to decency to recognise Israel's occupation of Palestine and ban Israel…
Mapping “Below the Radar” Organizations in Crowdfunding platforms, with Maria Botella of European Alternatives
One of our guests at the recent Goteathon will be Maria Botella , who is the main researcher in the  European Alternatives project “Mapping…
Anthony Debono placed under bill of indictment; Anton Refalo attended part of meeting with whistleblower in October
Gozo Minister Anton Refalo in October attended part of a meeting which officials at his ministry had with a whistleblower who made 'works for votes'…
£330,000 for a 20-minute speech at a world hunger event? Tony Blair is an inspiration to us all
Courtesy of Michael Segalov @ The Independent: Over the weekend, it was reported that Tony Blair pulled out of addressing The World Hunger Forum in…
Govt committed to assisting women succeed in entreprenurship — Najib
KUALA LUMPUR: The government will continue to assist and guide women to succeed in entrepreneurship, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.…