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The Beed syndrome

Wandering through the rural districts of Maharashtra as a teenager I can recall well how villages were laid out, as collections of homes and in also in relation to the fields and natural features nearby. 1,725 more words

Agriculture And Food

Healthy Communities Meets in Silver Springs Dec. 12

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties (HCC) meets on the second Thursday of each month at 9am in various locations in Storey and Lyon counties. 436 more words

HCC Blog

Centroamérica sin Hambre: ¿Cuál debe ser el enfoque para hacerlo realidad?

Central America faces formidable food and nutrition challenges. Although undernourishment has decreased, food insecurity and stunting affect much of the Mesoamerican populations. At the same time, overweight and obesity are increasing in all age groups in Latin America and the Caribbean, contributing to the rise of non-communicable diseases. 134 more words

Food Security

Promoting a Food-Sovereign City in Detroit

By Patricia Brick

This year Buddhist Global Relief’s partner Keep Growing Detroit (KGD) celebrated its sixth anniversary of supporting gardeners and creating food distribution pathways to ensure as many Detroit residents as possible have access to nutritious locally grown fruits and vegetables. 369 more words

Engaged Buddhism

Life behind the economic blockade of Gaza - Part 2

by MCC Staff

Everyone needs a home — where families are safe and secure, where their basic needs are met, where they can come and go freely, and where they can imagine a future. 950 more words


Washington E-Memo

December 2, 2019

U.S. says it does not see Israeli settlements as illegal

On November 18 the U.S. announced that it no longer considers Israeli settlements in the West Bank to necessarily be illegal under international law. 639 more words


Haciendo sostenible la asistencia humanitaria: poner a las mujeres a cargo

soy inútil”, Mona le comentó al coordinador del proyecto (seudónimo utilizado
con fines de seguridad). “Aprendí en este trabajo que puedo hacer muchas cosas… 1,302 more words