Change agents and better seeds lead to sweetpotato success in Tanzania

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). In any field, change needs leaders – even in agriculture.   Mary Samson may appear like an ordinary farmer, toiling in her fields...

RFP: Consultancy to Develop AGRA Country Strategies for Cote D’ivoire, Senegal, Togo, and Zambia

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). RFP: Consultancy to Develop AGRA Country Strategies for Cote D’ivoire, Senegal, Togo, and Zambia - AGRA

Exploring the largest ocean reef restoration project in the Americas: ‘One Million Corals for...

 Yet this improbable marine wonder is in danger. Scientists, local experts, passionate activists, and islanders are sounding the alarm about the deterioration of one...

Inclusive cities critical to post-pandemic recovery: Guterres |

More than 16,000 people are expected to take part in the five-day meeting, the leading global conference on sustainable urbanization. “Cities are central to virtually...

Seafarers’ Day honours maritime journeys and voyages |

Secretary-General António Guterres highlighted both their critical role, as well as the challenges they face, In his message to mark the Day of the Seafarer on...

Khaby Lame becomes most followed TikTok star with 142.8M fans beating ex American Dancer

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Khabane Lame has become the most followed star on TikTok Globally — just two years after he joined the...

Excellence and Innovation in Sweetpotato: Communication for Change Award

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The International Potato Center is pleased to announce that the “Excellence and Innovation in Sweetpotato: Communication for Change Award” will take...

EFF’s Statement on Dobb’s Abortion Ruling

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Today's decision deprives millions of people of a fundamental right, and also underscores the importance of fair and meaningful protections for...

The big science problem that nobody talks about |

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). April 10, 2022 — Another International Women’s Day has come and gone, marked by celebrations of women’s contributions and...

The Bipartisan Digital Advertising Act Would Break Up Big Trackers

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). In May, Senators Mike Lee, Amy Klobuchar, Ted Cruz, and Richard Blumenthal introduced the “Competition and Transparency in Digital Advertising Act.”...

Security and Privacy Tips for People Seeking An Abortion

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Given the shifting state of the law, people seeking an abortion, or any kind of reproductive healthcare that might end with...

The G7 is our chance to kickstart climate action – here’s how

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). With the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, and growing instability in the global economy, world leaders gathering for...

Huawei P50 available for pre-order – CAJ News Africa

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). ...

an AI-based tool from ICRISAT – ICRISAT

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Rural Women in Odisha, India become self-reliant, converting simple waste into wealth by producing high-quality compost using Water Hyacinth biomass. ICRISAT scientists...

Celebrating the Golden Jubilee of ICRISAT in Niger – ICRISAT

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). ICRISAT’s 50th year of innovations and impacts: Officials and farmers, all have their say! In the 1970s, ICRISAT, based in India, rapidly...

Unlocking the enormous potential of AgBio start-ups in India – ICRISAT

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Agriculture Biotechnology (agbio) start-ups in India can potentially contribute US $150 B to India’s bio-economy by 2025, said experts at a...

Westlaw Must Face Antitrust Claims in a Case That Could Boost Competitive Compatibility

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Westlaw, the world’s largest legal research service, is very likely to face antitrust liability. A federal court has ruled that ROSS...

Smartphone app helps farmers control potato diseases

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Helping small-scale farmers detect and control crop pests and diseases can improve their harvests and incomes but given the diversity and...

¿Qué es la bóveda de alimentos o del fin del mundo?

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Además, descubre qué semillas del Perú se encuentran en esta bóveda apocalíptica, también conocida como el “Arca de Noé” vegetal. a la...

Victory! Court Rules That DMCA Does Not Override First Amendment’s Anonymous Speech Protections

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Copyright law cannot be used as a shortcut around the First Amendment’s strong protections for anonymous internet users, a federal trial...

When “Jawboning” Creates Private Liability

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). A (Very) Narrow Path to Holding Social Media Companies Legally Liable for Collaborating with Government in Content Moderation For the last several...

The challenge of working in Haiti in 2022

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). A Plant With Purpose participant, Marimathe, in the community of Fonds Verrettes Plant With Purpose works in some of the most difficult...

Plant With Purpose… what’s in a name?

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). This month, we celebrate our 12th anniversary of being Plant With Purpose. While the unveiling of our new name in 2010...

Pass the “My Body, My Data” Act

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). EFF supports Rep. Sara Jacobs’ “My Body, My Data" Act, which will protect the privacy and safety of people seeking reproductive...