images May 12, 2017 7:40 AM ET ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire: Using Agriculture and Agribusiness to Bring About Industrialisation in Africa iCrowdNewswire - May 12, 2017 - No region of the world has ever moved to industrialised economy status without a transformation of the agricultural sector. Agriculture, which contributes 16.2% of the GDP of Africa, and gives some form of employment to over 60% of the population, holds the key to accelerated growth, diversification and job creation for African economies. (more...)

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images May 12, 2017 6:10 AM ET The Daily Star, Bangladesh: Who Defends the Rape Survivor? iCrowdNewswire - May 12, 2017 - We live in a country where women who are survivors of sexual violence not only have to go against the traditional grain of society but the justice and law enforcement systems as well. Our antiquated laws, medical procedures to prove rape, the cruel character shaming and the general social impunity granted to men makes one wonder how brave a woman has to be to even demand justice. (more...)

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May 12, 2017 5:21 AM ET Poor Rural Communities in Mexico Receive a Boost to Support Themselves iCrowdNewswire - May 12, 2017 - Jilder Morales tends to a young avocado plant on her plot of land within the ejido, where 55 farmers got together in 2014 to farm and improve their diet and incomes, in the poor farming town of Santa Ana Coatepec in southern Mexico. Credit: Emilio Godoy/IPSBy Emilio GodoyHUAQUECHULA, Mexico, May. (more...)

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May 11, 2017 1:43 PM ET Gender Equality Can Save Women’s Lives in Disasters – We must not miss the opportunity to set this right Disclosure NewswireTM iCrowdNewswire - May 11, 2017 - Later this month, the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) will take place in Mexico. This meeting provides an important opportunity to reboot global progress on embedding gender equality in disaster risk management and redress deadly exclusion. Even though the quality of disaggregated data needs to be improved, research. (more...)

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May 11, 2017 11:21 AM ET Who Are the Best ‘Eaters’ and How to Use Eggplants as a Toothbrush iCrowdNewswire - May 11, 2017 - Tempura, sashimi, pickles, ris og misosuppe (Tempura, sashimi, pickles, rice and miso soup). Credit: cyclonebill from Copenhagen, Denmark. Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 Generic license.By Baher KamalROME, May 11 2017 (IPS)The news is this: Japan is a global model for healthy diets and it currently has the lowest rate of. (more...)

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images May 11, 2017 6:40 AM ET SANTIAGO: Derecho al agua impulsa propuesta de reforma agraria en Chile iCrowdNewswire - May 11, 2017 - Agua a altos precios transada como un bien de mercado y campesinos casi en extinción reemplazados por trabajadores temporeros son efectos visibles de una crisis en el agro chileno a 50 años de una reforma agraria que postuló “la tierra para el que la trabaja”. (more...)

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