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Investing in innovation

The developed world is wealthier, healthier, and better educated than it has been at any point in human history. Despite periodic wars and financial crises, human talent and commitment to technological innovation have driven dramatic economic growth over the past 25 years.<p>And that growth is …

Artificial Intelligence

How To Invest In Agritech

Agriculture technology (agritech) is becoming a key area of focus for investors globally. A broad sector, agritech includes a wide variety of technologies and innovations that farmers can apply on the farm; distributors can apply after harvest; and food companies can apply during processing. One of …

Venture Capital

Local-obssessed foodies love farming in theory moreso than practice

A few years ago, as the co-owner of a direct-market vegetable farm, my life revolved around harvests and freeze dates, farmers’ market sales and enrollment numbers for our Community Supported Agriculture program. I saw the great parts of the local food movement, but I also saw the …

Agriculture

In today's market, your food chooses you

It's no secret your taste in food can change as you get older – but the more important change for marketers is how your taste compares with your kids' or parents'. As Ann Hui explains, companies are learning a lot more about the eating habits of Generations X, Y and Z and it's changing how your …

The Real Junk Food Project: revolutionising how we tackle food waste

Adam Smith is blunt and to the point when I call him to suggest an interview. I want to talk to him about the Real Junk Food Project, which he founded, and suggest doing it at the cafe he set up in Leeds which uses waste food and operates on a pay-as-you-feel basis. “Which cafe? There are 30 of …

Agriculture

The 6th Tokyo International Conference on African Development ends

Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins.<p>The heads of states and government of African countries and Japan, representatives of other …

How breastfeeding can help address some of the world's biggest inequalities

What if mothers could tackle some of the world's most pervasive problems simply by feeding their babies? Breastfeeding advocates argue they …

RELEASE: IGD and African Development Bank Join Forces to Mobilize Action on Creating an Enabling Environment for Africa’s Transformation - IGD

· <b>Forum Session to Rally Private Sector Support on Achieving the Bank’s ‘High 5s’ for Africa’s Sustainable Transformation</b><p>· <b>“Africa Investment Rising”</b> …

Economic Development

“Nobody is ever just a refugee”: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s powerful speech on the global migrant crisis

The Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie called on attendees of the United Nation’s World Humanitarian day last week to rethink the refugee crisis.<p>“Nobody is ever just a refugee,” said the novelist and non-fiction writer, delivering the keynote address at the event in New York. “Nobody is ever …

Feminism

Changing The Menu: How Top Chefs Can Inject New Life Into The Development Agenda

When you think about celebrity chefs, sustainable development may not be the first concept that pops to mind. And for the preponderance of foodies everywhere, the notion that three of the world's most renowned chefs would want to use their star power, not to open a chain of restaurants or promote …

Agriculture