Nov 1, 2016
Ms B Jayashree, Head, Media Resource Centre at The M.S.
Swaminathan Institute provides an introduction to perspectives and
program outlines of the efforts she is involved in that support the
role of women in Agriculture in India.
Jayashree is a development communication professional, her prior experience includes work...
Sep 15, 2016
Dr. Parasuraman from the M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation ( http://www.mssrf.org/ ) reports from Chennai India on the projects he is working on. He has worked with the Foundation since 1980. They focus on pro-nature, bio-technology, bio-technology, bio-diversity, eco-technology, and information and...
Aug 31, 2016
There is a crisis gripping America, one which affects approximately one out of every five Americans. It’s a crisis of debt, medical debt, which accumulates to over 100 billion dollars per year. RIP Medical Debt was established with a mission to purchase and abolish unpaid medical...
Aug 31, 2016
Jamila Raqib serves as the Executive Director of the Albert
Einstein Institution and as a Research Affiliate at the Center for
International Studies at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(MIT). She holds a degree in management from Simmons College.
She describes the work of the Institute.
The Albert Einstein...
Aug 7, 2016
SEATTLE (AP) Dozens of climate activists have blocked railroad tracks leading to two oil refineries in northwest Washington state to oppose the flow of oil from trains to those facilities.
About 150 people spent the night in tents pitched on the...