April 7, World Health Day

April 7, World Health Day The Barilla Center for Food and Nutrition (BCFN Foundation –  www.barillacfn.com), founded by pasta giant Barilla, developed this double food and environmental pyramid model, emerged from research and evolution of the food pyramid, which forms the basis of the Mediterranean diet. The double food and environmental pyramid highlight the Read more…

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Underlining the importance of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Diseases cost the African Region $2.4 trillion a year, says WHO, underlining the importance of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)   What are Noncommunicable – or chronic – diseases?  These are diseases of long duration and generally slow progression. The four main types of noncommunicable diseases are – cardiovascular diseases (like heart attacks and stroke), – Read more…

Sc + St =Sa!

SULA NYC will present at the 1st International Congress of Green Biotechnology. ‘Biotechnology for Sustainable Agriculture;, November 1-3, IBN ZOHR University, Polydisciplinary Faculty of Taroudant, Morocco Sources on agriculture. Some websites we found of specific interest. And of course: WHO/The World Bank/OECD/FAO…. Research www.cabi.org “CABI (Centre for Agriculture and Biosciences Read more…