All posts filed under Current Events

  • People-Gathered-around-the-Campfire
    August 20, 2020

    Sharing The Digital Campfire

    When boiled down to their salt, social media and the concept of digital campfires are all variations of the same theme: human connection and relations.
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  • A Promising Initiative to Empower Women in Colombia
    August 11, 2020

    A Promising Initiative to Empower Women in Colombia

    “Peaceful Opportunities - Rural Women” (Oportunidades Pacíficas - Mujeres Rurales), is supported by the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), as well as the UN’s World Food Programme (WFP). This holistic approach to empowerment supports women to build secure livelihoods as agents of change, leadership, and transformation in their communities.
  • Farmers Throwing Out Harvests Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
    April 18, 2020

    Farmers Throwing Out Harvests Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

    Reports of U.S. farmers throwing out harvests due to the food service value chain crash have increased dramatically over the past two weeks. The crops we’ve seen are mostly eggs, milk, meats, vegetables, and fruits. 
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  • Grocery Store Panic is a Supply Chain Wake-Up Call
    March 21, 2020

    Grocery Store Panic is a Supply Chain Wake-Up Call

    Walking into the supermarket to find the shelves empty throughout the store is harrowing. For many, it’s a moment of incredible helplessness and panic. This has been the scene lately around the U.S. and Canada: grocery store panic and the hoarding of foodstuffs.
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