NUI calls for application for the MSc., program in Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security

The NUI Galway invites qualified candidates to apply for its new MSc in Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) program. The programme is aimed at students who want to combine scientific and social or policy skills to better understand and make significant contributions to climate adaptation and mitigation in agriculture and food security. Application deadline: NUI Galway does not …

Survival garden: What is it and how can I set up one in my home or community?

What is a survival garden? Survival gardens, as the name depict are gardens that are meant to serve as an immediate source of food, nutritional supply and a supplementary source of income for a household. While generating income may not necessarily be the primary motivation for setting up a survival garden, in most developing countries and in situations of refugee …

The Round of 16 at the FIFA World Cup 2014 Finals in Brazil: Who Goes On or Out?

This analysis focuses on groups hosting African teams and provides a brief analytical summaries of the way forward to the Round of 16 at the 2014 FIFA World Cup Finals in Brazil with emphasis on each African countries per group, their strength to progress, etc. This doesn’t covered all other countries/groups except group A, C, F, G, and H respectively. …

Fellowships at the Centre for Global Cooperation Research, University of Duisburg-Essen – Global Diasporas

Call for Applications: Fellowships at the Centre for Global Cooperation Research, University of Duisburg-Essen Käte Hamburger Kolleg / Centre for Global Cooperation Research is pleased to announce its call for applications for fellowships roughly beginning in April 2015. The Centre is an independent research institution of the University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany, sponsored by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research …

“Land Reforms, Sustainable Agriculture and Water Resources in the Presence of Climate Change: A Critical Analysis for Policymakers and Development Practitioners in Lao PDR.”

A Supplementary Research Paper. Brief Note Over the past several decades, the Government of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) has instituted several policy reforms in hope of attracting investors and development organizations with the aim of working with national partners and other stakeholders to address the effects of climate change and the sustainable use of land, water and …

Light Fried Morning Glory

Light fried morning glory is a typical dish throughout Southeast Asia. The dish is commonly eaten with steam rice or sticky rice, papaya salad, potatoes, yam, etc. Depending on your preference, it can be cooked with fresh green or red peppers, green onions or onions, herbs and or carrots. For dinner tonight, I made some fresh organically grown morning glory …