SDG 13 : CLIMATE ACTION

Every single country in the world is experiencing first-hand the drastic effects of climate change. Gas emissions continue to rise, and are now more than 50% higher than their level some 28 years ago. Additionally, global warming is causing long-lasting changes to our climate system, which threatens irreparable consequences if we sit idly and watch….

UNLOCKING AFRICA’S AGRICULTURE POTENTIAL – THE YOUTH IS THE KEY. 

With the agricultural sector seen as an epicentre of growth and development across the African continent, many (myself included) have argued that the sector needs to attract young talent in order to maximise its potential. Some agricultural leaders and policy makers have placed the blame on young people, arguing that they show little interest in…

IS ” FOOD WASTE ” REALLY WASTED FOOD ? 

In 2012, the Food Network premiered The Big Waste. The show featured world-renowned chefs Bobby Flay, Michael Symon, Anne Burrell, and Alex Guarnaschelli competing in pairs to prepare a gourmet banquet meal. The twist? They could only use food intended for the landfill. The episode drew attention to the issue of food waste. In 2014, the documentary Just…