You are here

Blog

Thirty Years Ago, a News Video Shocked the World - Here's What We Learned About Famine Since Then

author: 
Media
20 october 2014

By Hans Zomer (Article previously published on the Huffington Post blog) On 23 October, it will be exactly 30 years since a BBC report alerted the world to a famine in Ethiopia. Read more

Are we ready for 'Climate Smart Agriculture'?

author: 
Media
01 october 2014

With demand for food set to increase 60 per cent by 2050, world leaders, major corporations and civil society met at the United Nations Climate Summit on 23 September 2014, and pledged commitments to transform agricultural practices by increasing pro... Read more

2015 – The European Year of Development

author: 
Media
01 october 2014

On 1 September, Dóchas submitted the National Activity Plan for the European Year 2015 to the European Commission Representation. In April 2014, the European Union’s Foreign Affairs Council designated 2015 as the European Year for Development. The mo... Read more

Sticky New Blog Entry

author: 
Media
15 september 2014

This is a blog entry. Read more