Delivering Safe Beans for Better Health

By Dr. Boaz Waswa, Senior Scientist – Pan Africa Bean Research Alliance According to FAO, foodborne diseases affect 1 in 10 people worldwide each year. Over 600 million people fall sick due to various foodborne illnesses. In addition, foodborne illness is responsible...

On World Food Safety Day, we honor the traditional market

Food is traded both globally and locally. Yet even when consumers can purchase food from all over the world, local, “traditional” markets often provide the least expensive, freshest products with the shortest supply chains. And that is why local markets...