Men of the people: A wheat expert dedicated to feeding more people

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Men of the people: A wheat expert dedicated to feeding more people” – below is their description. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video Ru Zhengang is a leading Chinese expert in hybrid wheat who has devoted his entire career to developing high-yield varieties over the past 40 years. He has experienced hunger … Read more Men of the people: A wheat expert dedicated to feeding more people

Myanmar, Ethiopia, Haiti & other topics – Daily Briefing (10 Jun 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Myanmar, Ethiopia, Haiti & other topics – Daily Briefing (10 Jun 2021)” – below is their description. Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Secretary-General Travels – Ethiopia – Haiti – Myanmar – Covax/Antigua and Barbuda – Child Labour – Asia Pacific/Food Systems – … Read more Myanmar, Ethiopia, Haiti & other topics – Daily Briefing (10 Jun 2021)

World Food Safety Day – Dr Tedros opening remarks

World Health Organization (WHO) published this video item, entitled “World Food Safety Day – Dr Tedros opening remarks” – below is their description. On 7 June 2021, WHO and FAO came together to celebrate World Food Safety Day. The day aims to draw attention and inspire action to help prevent, detect and manage foodborne risks, … Read more World Food Safety Day – Dr Tedros opening remarks

Clean Energy, Climate Change/Plant Pests, Lebanon, & other topics – Daily Briefing (02 June 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Clean Energy, Climate Change/Plant Pests, Lebanon, & other topics – Daily Briefing (02 June 2021)” – below is their description. Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Secretary-General/Clean Energy – Climate Change/Plant Pests – Lebanon – Yemen – Central African Republic – Libya – … Read more Clean Energy, Climate Change/Plant Pests, Lebanon, & other topics – Daily Briefing (02 June 2021)

The legacy of Yuan Longping: What’s next for hybrid rice generation?

CGTN published this video item, entitled “The legacy of Yuan Longping: What’s next for hybrid rice generation?” – below is their description. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video Chinese agronomist and academician #YuanLongping, globally known for his work on groundbreaking #hybrid #rice, died on May 22 at the age of 91. Throughout his life, Yuan buckled down to … Read more The legacy of Yuan Longping: What’s next for hybrid rice generation?

Yuan Longping’s hybrid rice improves livelihoods in Madagascar

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Yuan Longping’s hybrid rice improves livelihoods in Madagascar” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-05-23/Yuan-Longping-s-hybrid-rice-improves-livelihoods-in-Madagascar-10upqjOf63C/index.html Chinese agronomist #YuanLongping, famed as the “father of hybrid #rice,” died at the age of 91 on May 22. He has been credited for helping save countless lives from starvation during the 1970s. … Read more Yuan Longping’s hybrid rice improves livelihoods in Madagascar

Middle East, Occupied Palestinian Territory, Rohingya & other topics – Daily Briefing (18 May 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Middle East, Occupied Palestinian Territory, Rohingya & other topics – Daily Briefing (18 May 2021)” – below is their description. Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Development – Middle East – Occupied Palestinian Territory – Security Council – Libya – Central African Republic … Read more Middle East, Occupied Palestinian Territory, Rohingya & other topics – Daily Briefing (18 May 2021)

China’s Plant-Based Protein Market to Grow to $14.5 billion in 2025

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “China’s Plant-Based Protein Market to Grow to $14.5 billion in 2025” – below is their description. Looking for vegan and plant-based meals in China? The country is driving growth in Asia’s plant-based protein market as health-conscious consumers embrace an array of new products, according to Archer-Daniels-Midland Co., … Read more China’s Plant-Based Protein Market to Grow to $14.5 billion in 2025

ST Vincent & Grenadines, Yemen, Somalia & other topics – Daily Briefing (15 April 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “ST Vincent & Grenadines, Yemen, Somalia & other topics – Daily Briefing (15 April 2021)” – below is their description. Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – ST Vincent & Grenadine – Yemen – Somalia – UN Interim Forice In Lebanon – COVID-19/Azerbaijan – … Read more ST Vincent & Grenadines, Yemen, Somalia & other topics – Daily Briefing (15 April 2021)

Afghanistan & other topics – Daily Briefing (13 April 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Afghanistan & other topics – Daily Briefing (13 April 2021)” – below is their description. Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Afghanistan – Security Council/Kosovo – ST Vincent & Grenadines – Ethiopia – South Sudan – Sudan – Mozambique – Djibouti – Brazil … Read more Afghanistan & other topics – Daily Briefing (13 April 2021)

World Health Day 2021 – Time to build a fairer, healthier world

United Nations published this video item, entitled “World Health Day 2021 – Time to build a fairer, healthier world” – below is their description. COVID-19 has had a devastating impact on all our lives – but it’s affected some of us far more profoundly than others. That’s why WHO is urging all countries to take … Read more World Health Day 2021 – Time to build a fairer, healthier world

Impact of natural disasters & crises on agriculture & food security – Press Conference (18 March)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Impact of natural disasters & crises on agriculture & food security – Press Conference (18 March)” – below is their description. Virtual Press Conference by Maximo Torero, FAO Chief Economist and Dominique Burgeon, Director of the FAO Liaison Office in Geneva and Director, ad interim, FAO Office of … Read more Impact of natural disasters & crises on agriculture & food security – Press Conference (18 March)

“If you don’t feed people you feed conflict”- UN Chief on Food Security

United Nations published this video item, entitled “”If you don’t feed people you feed conflict”- UN Chief on Food Security” – below is their description. Opening remarks by António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations on Food Security, during the Security Council VTC Open Debate (11 March 2021). United Nations YouTube Channel Got a comment? … Read more “If you don’t feed people you feed conflict”- UN Chief on Food Security

Conflict & Food Security – UN Security Council Open Debate

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Conflict & Food Security – UN Security Council Open Debate” – below is their description. The Global Humanitarian Overview 2021 projects a historic level of food insecurity, with famine looming in several countries, due in large part to conflict, and with the World Food Programme (WFP) targeting more … Read more Conflict & Food Security – UN Security Council Open Debate

Central China’s Henan Province lays out plans to vitalize rural areas

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Central China’s Henan Province lays out plans to vitalize rural areas” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-03-09/Central-China-s-Henan-Province-lays-out-plans-to-vitalize-rural-areas-YuTROQhBpC/index.html Over the past five years in the 13th Five-Year Plan period, central China’s Henan Province has helped guarantee food security for the entire country, and explored new ways to grow … Read more Central China’s Henan Province lays out plans to vitalize rural areas