The complicated truth about food | Iben Krog Rasmussen Iben is one of four young women who founded Frej – Denmark’s first think tank on food. Iben has a Masters in political science and has been working in politics, been blogging for one of the biggest Danish newspapers, and is regularly on Danish radio and television. She grew up on a conventional commercial farm, is a member of the Danish Youth Climate Council, and collaborates with United Nation on the SDGs. Iben is a prof
The importance of being called a vice-president. After several, eternal days of recount. After several, eternal years, of ridiculousness and absurdity of seeing a grotesque, histrionic and disproportionate character being president of one of the biggest most powerful countries in the world. After a year of frightening news and a generalized feeling of anxiety, finally, we received some good news. Biden beat Trump on becoming the 46th President of the United States of America.
✥ Divergent Thinking | OBIAGELI EZEKWESILI 's Talk. Today we 'd like to present a vey special speech of Obiageli "Oby" Ezekwesili, She is a Nigerian national, was appointed Vice President for the World Bank's Africa Region in 2007. She oversees more than 1600 staff and is responsible for the delivery of projects and economic and sectoral work in 47 Sub-Saharan countries. Oby joined the Bank from her most recent position as Minister of Education in the Government of Nigeria,
Choosing a path of service: Amina J Mohammed . Ms Amina J. Mohammed was Minister of Environment of the Federal Republic of Nigeria from November 2015 to December 2016, where she steered the country’s efforts on climate action, protecting the natural environment and conserving resources for sustainable development. Prior to this, she served as Special Adviser to Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Post-2015 Development Planning, where she was instrumental in bringing about the 20
✲ Power Women ; The all-female robotics team in Afghanistan who made a cheap ventilator out of Toyota. Five girls (Somaya Faruqi, Dyana Wahbzadeh, Folernace Poya, Ellaham Mandori, and Nahid Rahimi) in Afghanistan, aged between 14 and 17, have joined the fight against the coronavirus, designing a cheap ventilator that runs off the motor of a Toyota Corolla. The all-female robotics team, aptly named the Afghan Dreamers, has long been more accomplished than average teenagers. Th
✿ Wise advice by Kavita Mathur
❛ For any organisation to be able to make an impact on the critical yet neglected issue of gender diversity, it is imperative to get a complete handle on what the gender parity data is telling us – which in itself will create the case for action ❜ ✑ What do we mean by diversity? The phrase “a diverse workforce” often has been interpreted within the sphere of equality law. In this respect, it means ensuring the workforce has a healthy bala