Understanding Climate Change

Climate change is one of the most pressing challenges facing our planet today. It is a complex phenomenon with far-reaching consequences for ecosystems, economies, and human well-being. Climate change is primarily driven by human activities that release greenhouse...

Food entrepreneurs champion nutritious meals

Two food entrepreneurs, Labani Mgimeti and Renshia Manuel, are on a mission to help South Africans grow their own food and eat healthily. They do this through their respective businesses, Hiteka Kitchen and Growbox Nursery. Mgimeti and Manuel believe that a...

WOMEN SMEs and COVID-19: AGRA Survey Report

Women in agriculture continue to be disproportionately affected by measures being taken in Africa to curb the spread of the COVID-19. The pandemic is exacerbating existing structural economic, social, and technological inequalities that women face as they...

Social innovations for healthy soils and human-wellbeing

Social innovations for healthy soils and human well-being “Keep soil alive, protect soil biodiversity” is the motto of this year’s World Soil Day. It highlights the vital role healthy soils play in keeping ecosystems intact, as well as the need to protect the world’s...