‘Don’t work for climate wreckers’ UN chief tells graduates, in push to a renewable...

UN Secretary-General António Guterres was delivering the commencement address at Seton Hall University in New Jersey, one of the oldest and most prestigious Catholic universities...

Uber reaches 1 billion rides in Africa

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Uber, today, announced a significant milestone — it has completed 1 billion rides across all its markets in Africa....

Google marks 15 years of Street View

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The panoramic images of Google Street View have slipped into daily life for millions — but during its early...

RFQ: Supply and Delivery of 67 Lenovo X13 Laptops with Accessories and Adapters

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). RFQ: Supply and Delivery of 67 Lenovo X13 Laptops with Accessories and Adapters - AGRA

Podcast Episode: Securing the Vote

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). U.S. democracy is at an inflection point, and how we administer and verify our elections is more important than ever. From...

Platform Liability Trends Around the Globe: From Safe Harbors to Increased Responsibility

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). This is the first installment in a four-part blog series surveying global intermediary liability laws. The vast majority of internet users...

Escape from Zoom: EFF’s 6th Annual Tech Trivia Night Returns to Meatspace!

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Cybertiger has escaped his Zoom meetings, yes! YES! The Cybertiger is out!After over two years of virtual meetings, EFF's Cooper...

Data Brokers and True the Vote are the Real Villains of “2000 Mules” Movie

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). 2000 Mules is a movie which claims to expose election fraud with phone app location data. While these claims have already...

EFF to Court: California Law Does Not Bar Content Moderation on Social Media

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Moderated platforms often struggle to draw workable lines between content that is permitted, and content that's not. Every online forum for...

EFF Opposes Anti-Fiber, Anti-Affordability Legislation in California That Will Raise Prices on Middle Income...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). California taxpayers are funding the creation of rural fiber infrastructure and should be guaranteed affordable access to 21st century broadband infrastructure.SACRAMENTO,...

Middle East and North Africa: addressing highest rates of youth unemployment in the world...

The joint-release by the UN labour agency, ILO, the UN Development Programme (UNDP), the UN Population Fund (UNFPA) and the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF)...

IPCC Working Group I Co-Chairs among the 2022 TIME100 List of the 100 most...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). GENEVA, 23 May — TIME has named Panmao Zhai and Valérie Masson-Delmotte to this year’s TIME100 list, the magazine’s...

IDC scientist bags Bhagirath Samman Award by Uttar Pradesh Government (India) – ICRISAT

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Dr Ramesh Singh, principal scientist – soil and water conservation at the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT)...

ICRISAT Wins 2022 Excellence in Practice Gold Award – ICRISAT

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The International Crops Research Institute for Semi Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), project, ‘Transforming Irrigation systems in Southern Africa (TISA)’, has won the...

ICRISAT signs an MoU with University of Copenhagen to build sustainable agri-food systems and...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). ICRISAT signed an MoU with Copenhagen University’s department of plant and environmental sciences to build sustainable agri-food systems and contribute to...

Biodiversity Day: UN chief calls to ‘build a shared future for all life’ |

“Biodiversity is essential for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals, ending the existential threat of climate change, halting land degradation, building food security and supporting...

The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) and ICRISAT partner to advance climate science...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) and the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) have announced a...

Implications of mass spraying of pesticides on pollinators and food production while containing locusts...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com).   By Evelyn Kahungu and Venter Mwongera   As the Horn of Africa grapples with the worst desert locust infestation in 70...

Climate change threatening access to water and sanitation |

“Climate change is already posing serious challenges to water and sanitation systems in countries around the world,” said Thomas Croll-Knight, spokesperson for the UN...

African Potato Association | Annual Conference

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The African Potato Association’s 12th triennial conference will be held in Lilongwe, Malawi, under the theme of “Harnessing potato and sweet...

Internship – Procurement Unit, Nairobi Kenya, Job Reference: OPS/PI/05/2022

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Internship – Procurement Unit, Nairobi Kenya, Job Reference: OPS/PI/05/2022 - AGRA

Implementation & Liaison Officer, SEEDSAT, Nairobi Kenya – Job Reference: ILO/PID/05/2022

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Implementation & Liaison Officer, SEEDSAT, Nairobi Kenya – Job Reference: ILO/PID/05/2022 - AGRA

AIMS and ICRISAT partner to advance research, innovation, education, youth employment and policy engagement...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) and the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) are pleased to...

EU and ICRISAT in Mali – ICRISAT

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). A Smart Food exhibition to showcase improved technologies and promote bilateral partnership impacts A recent Smart Food  exhibition ​ as part of...