‘Etsor Ta’ (Future in Mind): An educational film by two TFF Ambassadors from Ghana

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Written by Senyo Kofi Agbleze & Freda Yamorti Gbande, TFF Ambassadors from Ghana To help tackle deforestation issues in Ghana,...

We’ve launched the TFF Shop! Make an impact with every purchase.

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). This Holiday season, gift world-positive coffee, jasmine impact rice, a DIY farming kit, and women empowering dried fruit! Make...

COVID-19 can spark new generation of social protection measures: UN chief |

António Guterres was speaking at an event to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the World Summit for Social Development, where he called for bold...

INTERVIEW: Economic and Social Council ‘vital to promote global peace and global cooperation’  |

His impressive diplomatic portfolio includes serving as Pakistan’s Ambassador to the European Council of the European Union, Belgium and Luxemburg from 1988 to 1992.  He...

COVID-19 depresses war against HIV in Africa

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). H.E. Mrs. Amira Elfadil Mohamed, Commissioner for Social Affairs, African Union Commission   Each year on World AIDS Day, we take...

Nigeria: Agricultural Council trains seed agents

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The National Agricultural Seeds Council (NASC) has trained 38 third party seed certifying agents in Kogi and Benue States,...

COVID-19 pandemic looms large over a malaria-free future

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Despite the unprecedented challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, countries around the world held the line in protecting historic gains...

The race to zero emissions, and why the world depends on it |

What is net zero and why is it important? Put simply, net zero means we are not adding new emissions to the atmosphere. Emissions will...

Rediscovering Traditional Foods as Regenerative Future Proteins

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Written by Diana Mollocana, TFF Ambassador from Ecuador Beetles, mushrooms, lemon-flavored ants, snails, chonta worms and even guinea pigs are...

Address water scarcity ‘immediately and boldly’, urges UN agriculture agency chief  |

Meanwhile, more than 60 per cent of irrigated cropland is water stressed and 11 countries, all in Northern Africa and Asia, need to urgently...

Every move counts towards better health – says WHO

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Up to 5 million deaths, a year could be averted if the global population was more active. At a...

The Need for Alternative Proteins in Southeast Asia

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Written by Joshua Mhar Quinit, TFF Ambassador from the Philippines In the next three decades, we will need to produce...

MCC – Niger Compact Launches Rehabilitation of Critical Roadway

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). MCA-Niger Nigerien President Issoufou Mahamadou at the RN7 rehabilitation ground breaking event. For years, a typical workday for Seyni Garba has...

‘Foundational and necessary change’ needed to heal post-COVID world |

“We need global solidarity and coordination”, Secretary-General António Guterres said at the event headlined, ‘Rebirthing the Global Economy to Deliver Sustainable Development for All’.    He...

Women Are Driving Change in Kosovo’s Energy Sector

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). MCC’s Kosovo Threshold program includes a scholarship for women to study at Des Moines Iowa Community College (DMACC). In...

World Soil Day 2020 – Join the TFF SEA event on December 5, 2020

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Join The Future of Agriculture is Regenerative, a live stream event in conjunction with the annual 5th December celebration of...

This World Children’s Day, ‘reimagine a better future’, for every child |

In a joint message, President of the European Parliament David Sassoli and UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore called for urgent investment to protect children’s...

Development funding and trade transparency needed, to stop COVID-19 dividing the world |

The report, Impact of the Pandemic on Trade and Development: Transitioning to a new normal, said the pandemic had accelerated existing trends in trade, investment...

Africa’s First Online Clinical Trial Community launched

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Africa’s leading research bodies have launched the Clinical Trial Community (CTC), a platform that will provide quick and real-time...

Backed by space technology, Asia-Pacific countries power sustainable development |

Released on Wednesday, UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) report Geospatial Practices for Sustainable Development showcases examples from the...

MCC and World Bank Seek to Unlock Public-Private Partnership Opportunities in Land Administration

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Photo credit: Jake Lyell Workers in Cabo Verde use geomapping equipment to survey land. A key factor to unleashing economic growth...

Beyond M… Hype: Let’s Talk Alt Protein for Real

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). There are certain topics which are dominating the headlines in the food and agriculture media. We read about these...

Climate change: UN chief calls for ‘great leap’ towards carbon neutrality |

António Guterres was addressing the third annual Bloomberg New Economy Forum, described as “a global town hall” that brings together government, business, technology and...

Better Customer Service is Leading to More Productive Use of Electricity in Liberia

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Prior to the MCC compact’s refurbishment activity, the Liberia Electricity Corporation customer service center lacked basic services, resulting in...