Renewable Energy & Environmental Governance: Creating a Sustainable Pakistan

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Zeeshan A. Shah

Most emerging nations carry additional environmental challenges, battling with the food, water and energy crisis also.

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Will India Mar China? – The Indian Economy In Modi’s Time – Part Five

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Ratnesh Dwivedi 

Christine Lagarde of the International Monetary Fund is one of many who believes that under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, India has improved rapidly and is on the right track. International recognition is one aspect but what are the challenges in India becoming a powerhouse while China sees a recession. Ratnesh Dwivedi spoke to seven experts. Fifth in the series is his interaction with Priyanka Chaturvedi.

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Enhancing Trade and Food Security in CILSS Member States

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Alpha Jallow / FAO

Member states of the Permanent Inter-states Committee for Drought Control in the Sahel (CILSS), Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and development partners from the West Africa sub-region will meet in the capital city of Burkina Faso for a two-day meeting to engage discussions on trade development and food security and nutrition issues.

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Ethiopian government poised to address climate change

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Alpha Jallow

The Ethiopian Minister of Agriculture, Tefera Derebew, stated that his country has put in place measures to address the occurrence of El Nino which recently affected their country as a result of climate change.

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China invests in Ugandan agriculture

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Gloria Nakiyimba

China is investing 1.8 million US Dollars to boost Uganda’s Agricultural sector. The money will be funding the second Phase of the South-South Cooperation (SSC-2) project launched in the country this week.

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Questioning the intelligent use of foreign aid: Diplomacy all the way

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Anant Mishra

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Not long ago, Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, on the occasion of International Migrants Day said: “Migration is an expression of the human aspiration for dignity, safety and a better future.”

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The Initiatives Group For Social Progress, Senegal

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Alpha Jallow

A local Association in Senegal is empowering women groups in rural areas on sustainable Agriculture, Microfinance and land reforms

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