Food and Agriculture Issues
Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas as Protests Descend Into Chaos   
(Tuesday - January 27, 2015) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
- NBC News - Police had not used tear gas in Hong Kong since breaking up îWorld Trade Organizationî protests against South Korean farmers in 2005. "We will fight until the end...we will never give up," said Peter Poon,...
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Applewild honors solar entrepreneur and alumnus   
(Tuesday - January 27, 2015) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
- Worcester Telegram & Gazette - He is chairman of the Distributed Generation Division of the Solar Energy Industries Association and serves on the îUnion of Concerned Scientistsî National Advisory Board. Wolfe has...
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French national allegedly linked to Islamist extremists to face extradition hearing on January 16   
(Tuesday - January 27, 2015) Associated Profiles : Council on Foreign Relations
- The Sofia Globe - A French national, Fritz Jolie Joaquin, arrested by Bulgarian authorities on the basis of a European warrant for allegedly abducting his three-year-old son, is to face an extradition hearing in the Bulgarian...
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Electronics recycling: Understanding the value of convenience   
(Tuesday - January 27, 2015) Associated Profiles : Sustainability Consortium (TSC)
- EE Times India - Recycling convenience has yet to be defined To further shed light on what convenience means, this topic was included in a recent research project at The îSustainability Consortiumî (TSC). I brought...
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Many advantages of solar power   
(Tuesday - January 27, 2015) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
- Rutland Herald - Want to read more about these facts' Please visit the îUnion of Concerned Scientistsî. Enjoy the sunshine, take a walk instead of driving your car, recycle that can and do your best to make this Earth...
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The standardized PC served its purpose, but IT changes have rendered the approach obsolete   
(Tuesday - January 27, 2015) Associated Profiles : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
- Network World - Whimpenny is the Senior Officer for IT Architecture in the IT Division of the îFood and Agriculture Organization of the United Nationsî (FAO). The views expressed here are those of the author and do...
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A call for fairness in economic integration   
(Tuesday - January 27, 2015) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
- BusinessMirror. - Under its commitment with the îWorld Trade Organizationî (WTO), however, the Philippines is required to import at least 350,000 metric tons of rice every year, regardless of whether local production...
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Cape Wind is dead. Long live Cape Wind.   
(Tuesday - January 27, 2015) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
- Daily Kos - former commissioner of the state Department of Environmental Protection who is now president of the îUnion of Concerned Scientistsî. He and others said they hope other potential offshore wind projects will...
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U.N. asks countries for climate plans after record warm 2014   
(Tuesday - January 27, 2015) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
- Reuters - Alden Meyer, of the îUnion of Concerned Scientistsî, said record heat was "yet another indication of the severity of the climate problem" and should add urgency to government plans to be submitted to the...
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AgGateway, CRISTAL to merge crop protection traceability standards   
(Tuesday - January 27, 2015) Associated Profiles : CropLife International
- Wisconsin State Farmer News - AgGateway and the CRISTAL Product Traceability team of îCropLife Internationalî are merging their bar code guidelines, also known as traceability standards, a move that will allow crop...
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