After being misdirected by staff at Melbourne Airport and missing my flight this morning, I found myself far from Adelaide and the International Rural Women’s Conference at which I was supposed to be presenting. 2,265 more words
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It happens on Women’s Day every year. A flurry of activities organised for and by women working in the organised sector. Kitty parties, cookery contests, rangoli competitions and even beauty pageants form part of the itinerary for the day. 491 more words
REGINA – The Saskatchewan government wants students to learn more about where their food comes from and who produces it. For the third annual Canadian agriculture literacy week, students at Seven Stones Community School in Regina heard what it’s like to be a farmer in the province. 363 more words
The state of Rajasthan has just concluded its elections for all local level bodies at the village, block and district level.
A week before the elections, in the little corner of rural Rajasthan where I currently live, we had some unexpected visitors. 2,243 more words