Category Archives: Food + Agric

Equator Prize 2014 Call for Nominations Open! Nominate Your Favorites in 145 Countries.

The Equator Prize is now calling for nominations! The Equator Prize 2014 will recognize twenty-five local sustainable development solutions for people, nature and resilient communities. Profiles of past Equator Prize winners can be found here. Equator Prize 2014…

Introducing UpEnergy- the Company Driving the Distribution of Quality, Energy Efficient Cookstoves for Africa (EcoStories).

“Because the income is so inconsistent, and if they have $5 to spend, you want to make sure that $5 is worth it” – Mark Mutaahi (Eco Stories is a special monthly feature of Africa’s…

“Nobody is too Sophisticated for Food” – Sulaimon Arigbabu of HEDA Resource Center, Nigeria Speaks on ‘Hunger Palava.’ (EcoStory)”

Have you ever wondered who is responsible for the successful Hunger Palava campaign (#hungerpalava) that trends across social media platforms every month?  The brain behind the on-going campaign is Human Environmental Development Agenda (HEDA) Resource…

Can Ecosystem-based Adaptation fix Climate Change and Food Security in Africa? – By Charles Akhimien.

Africa is a continent that is bedeviled by numerous issues such as extreme poverty, corruption, insecurity and bad governance. This has probably made the inhabitants of the continent ignore the glaring environmental insults occurring all…