It was like something out of a movie. “I watched as a drone flew in to within 10 feet of a collapsed building, gathering data, taking pictures and assessing the […]
Currently, in all corners of the world, shortages of water and sanitation persist. As a result, countries have started to secure clean and safe water ...
These are stark, grim figures from the U.S government: an estimated 1,770 children were killed as a result of maltreatment in 2009, while a 2011 congr ...
So far, more than 50 countries have either joined or applied to be members of the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB). The bank’s progress demonstrates China’s approach to shaping [...]
China is a superpower and the preferred partner of many governments in Africa, and is why last month’s 5th International Roundtable on China-Africa Health Collaboration in Beijing was a pivotal [...]
According to an analysis by the European Commission, many of today’s food production systems compromise the planet’s capacity to produce food in the future. Nitrogen synthesis exceeds the environmental limits [...]
Kraft Food Group’s (KRFT) stocks continue to show improvement after its announcement that it has accepted a merger with H.J. Heinz Co. The buyout by Brazilian corporation 3G Capital Partners [...]
There are a lot of things to love about Costa Rica. It has great weather, tremendous biodiversity, no army, along with top-notch education and health care. Now, the tropical paradise [...]
Bank of America today announced a $1 million grant to Water.org, a global organization that provides innovative, community-led and market-based solutions that change lives through safe water and sanitation. The grant [...]
I grew up in New Jersey in the 1950’s. I remember riding down the turnpike with my parents and getting hit with a godawful smell, as we passed Newark. What [...]
Nearly 20 percent of the world’s land is desert and 97 percent of the world’s water is saline water. This has turned land and water into increasingly scarce resources, giving [...]