Food and Hunger
July 22, 2015, No Comments

New rice variety could feed the planet without warming it (Science) A new type of genetically modified (GM) rice might s ...

Food Security
May 17, 2015, 3 Comments

Salt-Resistant Rice Offers Hope For Farmers Clinging To Disappearing Islands Many of the 4 million people who live in th ...

U.S. Foreign Relations in 2013 – 2014
December 29, 2014, 1 Comment

Kevin Drum: Obama’s Foreign Policy: Frustrating, Perhaps, But Better Than Most of the Alternatives (Mother Jones) ...

From Resource Curse to Blessing
November 9, 2014, No Comments

Norway proves oil-rich nations can be both green and prosperous Conventional wisdom suggests a big fossil fuel-producer ...

Biofuels & the energy crisis
February 17, 2014, No Comments

More on Biofuels and clean energy Advantages and Disadvantages of Biofuels Since the term “biofuel” first en ...

Africa and water
December 17, 2013, No Comments

International Decade for Action ‘Water for Life’ 2005-2015 – Africa Water’s crucial role in acco ...

Canada in 2013: International relations and foreign policy
December 2, 2013, 3 Comments

Canadian International Council (CIC) and OpenCanada.org Ottawa University Centre for International Policy Studies (CIPS) ...

Natural resources: mining
October 28, 2013, No Comments

Mineral Exploration and Industry News — Latest News in Mineral Exploration, Oil Mining and Other Industry Ecologic ...

China, energy, economy & environment 2004-2013
October 12, 2013, 4 Comments

Desperate measures — Rivers are disappearing in China. Building canals is not the solution (The Economist) Eight o ...

Aid, Development and Progress 2012-2013
March 29, 2013, No Comments

OECD and the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation Annals of development — Dangerous delusions ...