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Indigenous Peoples in Mexico Defend Their Right to Water

Indigenous Peoples in Mexico Defend Their Rig...

The Chichipicas spring is one of the San Huitzizilapan indigenous community's water sources, in the Lerma municipality, in the state of Mexico -adjacent to Mexico ...
Bukele Speeds Up Moves Towards Authoritarianism in El Salvador

Bukele Speeds Up Moves Towards Authoritariani...

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

Afghanistan: Efforts To Prevent a Food Crisis...

FAO is working to urgently raise $ 36 million to accelerate support for Afghan farmers. The support aims to ensure that they do not lose ...
If Women Farmers were Politicians, the World Would be Fed, says Danielle Nierenberg

If Women Farmers were Politicians, the World ...

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

Right to Food: Can Millets Improve Nutrition ...

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 ...
Venezuela’s Glimmer of Hope

Venezuela’s Glimmer of Hope

Venezuelan refugees make their way to the Colombian border town of La Guajira. Credit: PAHO/Karen González AbrilBy Sandra WeissMEXICO CITY, Sep 17 2021 (IPS) This ...
Barilla Foundation Report Highlights Need for Food Companies to Align with Sustainable Development Goals

Barilla Foundation Report Highlights Need for...

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 ...
COVID-19 Recovery Requires Justice Beyond Rhetoric

COVID-19 Recovery Requires Justice Beyond Rhe...

Credit: Global Policy ForumBy Jens MartensBONN, Germany, Sep 16 2021 (IPS) Policy responses to the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting economic crisis have exacerbated rather than ...
UN Staffers Under Pandemic Restrictions, but Diplomats to Wine & Dine Unrestrained

UN Staffers Under Pandemic Restrictions, but ...

Masked staffers at voting time at the General Assembly last year. Credit: United NationsBy Thalif DeenUNITED NATIONS, Sep 16 2021 (IPS) When hundreds of delegates ...
Even as IUCN Congress Closes, Conservation Debate Hots Up

Even as IUCN Congress Closes, Conservation De...

Protest against the 30X30 conservation plan at IUCN World Conservation Congress, Marseille, France. Credit: Survival International By Manipadma JenaMARSEILLE, France, Sep 15 2021 (IPS) One ...
White Privilege: What It Is, What It Means and Why Understanding It Matters

White Privilege: What It Is, What It Means an...

Why is racial inequality perceivably so resistant to transformation? Some say it is because of a failure to acknowledge and confront white privilege. . Credit: ...
We Stay and Deliver until the Light Shines

We Stay and Deliver until the Light Shines

Yasmine Sherif, Director of Education Cannot Wait By Yasmine SherifNEW YORK, Sep 15 2021 (IPS-Partners) Kabul 1990. I land in the capital of Afghanistan for ...
The Covid-19 Youth Employment Crisis in Asia & the Pacific

The Covid-19 Youth Employment Crisis in Asia ...

One in six youth have had to stop working since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to an ILO report released last year. Credit: ...
Southeast Asian Farmers Adapt, Insure against Growing Climate Risks

Southeast Asian Farmers Adapt, Insure against...

Local stakeholders engaged in participatory livelihoods planning in Champasack, Laos. Credit: A BarlisBy Marty LoganKATHMANDU, Nepal, Sep 14 2021 (IPS) As incidents of drought and ...
As War Keeps Poisoning Humanity, Organizing Continues to Be the Antidote

As War Keeps Poisoning Humanity, Organizing C...

United Nations military personnel are the Blue Helmets on the ground. Today, they consist of over 70,000 troops contributed by national armies from across the ...
Food Systems Summit’s Scientistic Threat

Food Systems Summit’s Scientistic Threat

By Jomo Kwame SundaramKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Sep 14 2021 (IPS) Timely interventions by civil society, including concerned scientists, have prevented many likely abuses of next ...
Commonwealth to Champion Climate-Vulnerable Small States at COP26

Commonwealth to Champion Climate-Vulnerable S...

Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland tours the Coral Vita coral restoration facility in Freeport, Grand Bahama, with co-founder Sam Teicher.By External SourceSep 13 2021 (IPS-Partners) The ...
Raise Retirement Ages

Raise Retirement Ages

Seniors in conversation at Jongmyo Park, in downtown Seoul, Republic of Korea. UN Photo/Kibae ParkBy Joseph ChamiePORTLAND, US, Sep 13 2021 (IPS) Raise retirement ages! ...
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