For hundreds of millions of poor rural households, livestock remain a key asset, often meeting multiple needs, and enabling livelihoods to be built in some of the world’s harshest environments.
The little book jumps into my hands in a mysterious way early in the morning: It is the Jose Marti’s campaign dairy on the way from Cap-Haïtien to Dos Ríos, published in 1978 by the Social Sciences publishing house, La Habana, Cuba. Armando Orozco Tovar There is a […]
Until 1869 cocoa was deemed legal currency in Nicaragua, a practice that the Spanish inherited from the indigenous people. Now the cocoa bean is knocking on the door of the global market, whose prices are further encouraging its production. Francisco G. Navarro The cultivation of this ancestral plant […]
The human brain is in large part still a mystery with complex and obscure areas which still intrigue and baffle scientists. It is a field we are continually learning about and continues to offer up new surprises. The human brain continues being largely a mystery: complex and obscure areas […]
Around 40% of the Earth’s population endure water shortages for at least one month per year, but the crisis could worsen and it is already causing a wide array of global threats according to multiple studies. María Julia Mayoral* A study by the World Economic Forum estimates that, […]