Improving groundnut farming with early maturing resilient varieties – ICRISAT

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). To accelerate the development of improved groundnut varieties, ICRISAT’s groundnut breeding team is gearing up to provide seed to research partners...

Agrobiodiversity for people, the planet and prosperity CIP’s 50th anniversary in Latin America and...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Over the last 50 years, CIP research discoveries, technologies, and innovations have collectively improved the lives of millions around the world. As we look toward...

ICRISAT at FAO’s Global Conference on Green Development of Seed Industries – ICRISAT

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). “There are no good crops without good seeds. Seeds are the foundation of agri-food systems. We rely on seeds to produce...

Organisation’s plea as drought hits Turkana Pastoralists hard

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The drought situation in Turkana is getting worse. The latest situation report by the Government show deterioration in the...

Organisation’s plea as drought hit Turkana Pastoralists hard

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The drought situation in Turkana is getting worse. The latest situation report by the Government show deterioration in the...

Organisation plea as droughts hit Turkana Pastoralists hard

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The drought situation in Turkana is getting worse. The latest situation report by the Government show deterioration in the...

Lettres Modernes : Colloque international sur le trentenaire des conférences nationales en Afrique

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Lettres Modernes : Colloque international sur le trentenaire des conférences nationales en Afrique Source of original article: Université d’Abomey-Calavi...

Apple’s Self Service Repair Program Must Live Up To Its Promises

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Right to Repair movement got a boost this week, when Apple announced a new program, Self Service Repair, that will...

Certbot’s Instructions Generator now available in Farsi

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). EFF’s Certbot tool helps to automate TLS/SSL certificates for web servers—and we believe that should be a global right. Certbot is...

EFF Tells Court to Protect Anonymous Speakers, Apply Proper Test Before Unmasking Them In...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Judges cannot minimize the First Amendment rights of anonymous speakers who use an organization’s logo, especially when that use may be...

Tech Policy Design Lab Launch Event – World Wide Web Foundation

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Today, November 18 at 6 PM GMT, join us for the official launch of our Tech Policy Design Lab...

Climate change is triggering a hunger pandemic. Better crop varieties for farmers are key...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). With more than a million people facing hunger, the famine in southern Madagascar this year was driven largely by climate change. And...

What Is A Potato, Anyway?

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Potatoes! You know them, you love them. But what is a potato, really? And where did potatoes come from? Potatoes, quite simply,...

World Food Prize laureate Jan Low joins Global Development

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Jan Low, M.S. ’85, Ph.D. ’94, an agricultural economist whose work integrating agriculture and nutrition has improved the health … Agriculture and...

Climate change is triggering a hunger pandemic. Better crop varieties for farmers are key...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). With more than a million people facing hunger, the famine in southern Madagascar this year was driven largely by climate change. And yet … food...

EFF’s New Series of How to Fix the Internet Podcast Tackles Toughest Issues in...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). San Francisco—Troubled when Twitter takes down posts of people or organizations you follow? Concerned about protecting yourself and your community from...

EFF’s How to Fix the Internet Podcast Offers Optimistic Solutions to Tech Dystopias

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). It seems like everywhere we turn we see dystopian stories about technology’s impact on our lives and our futures—from tracking-based surveillance...

Scientists and leaders convene to call for an African-driven public health agenda

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com).   By Checky Abuje African leaders and scientists are calling for improved public health through investment in strengthened healthcare systems and...

Podcast Episode: What Police Get When They Get Your Phone

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Episode 101 of EFF’s How to Fix the Internet If you get pulled over and a police officer asks for your phone,...

The Behaviors and Attitudes of U.S. Adults on Twitter

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Pew Research Center conducted this study to gain insight into Twitter users’ views, attitudes and behaviors on the site,...

1. The views and experiences of U.S. adult Twitter users

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). U.S. adults on Twitter visit the site with varying degrees of intensity. In all, two-thirds (66%) of Twitter users...

Acknowledgments | Pew Research Center

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). This report is a collaborative effort based on the input and analysis of the following individuals.  Research Team          Colleen McClain, Research AssociateRegina...

Federal Agencies Need to Be Staffed to Advance Broadband and Tech Competition

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). In the U.S., we need better internet. We need oversight over Big Tech, ISPs, and other large companies. We need the...

2. Comparing highly active and less active tweeters

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In addition to surveying respondents who use Twitter about their experiences on the site, Pew Research Center also asked...