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6 Pinterest-worthy sweet treats popular in South Africa

Are you looking for some new fall traditions? How about trying a few treats that are popular in South Africa? Pick your favorite to make and add to …

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Bill Gates and President Bill Clinton on the NSA, Safe Sex, and American Exceptionalism

You want a world-class conversation about the future of global health, the vanguard of philanthropy, and the divide between ignorance and data-driven …

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The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is one of the poorest countries in the world. Of the country’s 67.8 million people, almost 9 out of 10 live on …

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<b>A few months ago, the House of Representatives narrowly defeated the Royce/Engel Amendment to the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act</b> …

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I think of my time in the Marine Corps every day. It was an exceptional adventure that forever changed my life. The process of earning the title …

An exclusive interview with Bill Gates

Bill Gates describes himself as a technocrat. But he does not believe that technology will save the world. Or, to be more precise, he does not …

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Fixing food aid

In the wake of the recent government shutdown, the political ground in Washington is about as parched and fallow as I can ever recall. Despite what promises to be a partisan battle over the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, I remain hopeful about nurturing at least a few seeds of …

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Since 2000,<p>new HIV infections have been reduced by 41% in sub-Saharan Africa<p>Over 56%<p>of the total labor force in Africa works in agriculture<p>800 …

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<b>Forget ghouls, witches and vampires – share these frightening facts about extreme poverty on Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest or Twitter and make a</b> …

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<b>Hello everybody! My name is Stella, and I’m a goat – probably one of the sassiest you’ll ever meet. Over the next few weeks, you’re going to be</b> …

Tanzanian Pigs + Livestock & Developing World Ag

I love traveling and love it more when I can find pigs. I may even have to make it one of my life goals to see them on every continent where they …

Nigeria students killed in college attack

Dozens shot dead by suspected Islamic militants in night-time assault in country's north-east similar to those on schools nearby<p>Suspected Islamic extremists have gunned down dozens of students as they slept in their dormitories during a night-time attack on an agricultural college in north-east …

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<i>A teenage boy and girl embrace in Kakuka, Uganda. By Peter DiCampo</i><p><b>Everyday Africa</b> is a photography project that uses cellphone photos to show the …

On Africa: The Value Addition Imperative In Agriculture

<i>Editor’s Note: This article is part of a series by the Financial Times’ This Is Africa publication on realizing Africa’s agricultural potential, in partnership with the Rockefeller Foundation. The Skoll World Forum is a proud media partner for the initiative, and you can find the whole series</i> …

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Irrigation: 11 thoughts on sustainable water use in agriculture

Our expert panel offers insights on how farming in developing countries could be improved through irrigation and how water resources could, in turn, be managed more effectively<p><b>Rajendra Uprety, agriculture officer,</b> <b>ministry of agriculture development in Nepal</b><b>, Choma, Zambia. @urajendra</b><p><b>If you want</b> …

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<i>This piece by Chrysula Winegar, community manager for the Million Moms Challenge, was originally posted on the Million Moms Challenge website.</i><p>We all …

Watch the Thai Ad That Has Half the World Sobbing Uncontrollably

Looking for a tear-jerker today? Thai mobile company TrueMove has got you covered with this story of a noodle seller whose generous act toward a …

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UN World Food Programme

Do you want to find out more about hunger and nutrition? Do you find infographics a useful tool for getting up to speed on a subject? Here are seven …

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<b>For many people around the world, the summer break is coming to an end and children are heading back to school. I can still remember that sinking</b> …

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<i>Addy, pictured here with some of her prized “black beauty eggplants.” Photo credit: Erin Hohlfelder</i><p>As ONE’s Global Health Policy Director, I have a …

The true true size of Africa

LAST month Kai Krause, a computer-graphics guru, caused a stir with a map entitled "The True Size of Africa", which showed the outlines of other …

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