Afghanistan: UN calls for $ 5 billion in aid to secure “a future” for the country

Afghanistan UN calls for 5 billion in aid to

Meeting in Geneva of various UN services to coordinate the humanitarian response in Afghanistan for the year 2022, January 10, 2022. DENIS BALIBOUSE / REUTERS The United Nations has asked for a record $ 5 billion to fund aid to Afghanistan this year and secure a future for a country threatened by humanitarian disaster. It’s … Read more

You build the Grondbank in the country, not in The Hague – Government, have confidence in farmers and citizens when redesigning the Netherlands – Foodlog

You build the Grondbank in the country not in The

I think that the Netherlands should not throw its rich agricultural history overboard. I do not feel alone in that wish. It’s not just about the area where I was born and where my future as a farmer lies. Many more people feel connected to their region and do not want everything to be decided … Read more

In Syria, drought, another scourge in a destroyed country

In Syria drought another scourge in a destroyed country

On the banks of the drained Duwaysat Dam outside the town of Al-Diriyah, Syria, November 9, 2021. ABDULAZIZ KETAZ / AFP The most optimistic still want to believe that the agricultural northeast of Syria is facing a lag in the winter season. But, for some humanitarians and experts, the northern zone has entered a serious … Read more

In Mexico, the death of Vicente Fernandez, idol of popular song, upsets the country

In Mexico the death of Vicente Fernandez idol of popular

Vicente Fernandez at the Latin Grammy Awards on November 14, 2019 in Las Vegas. CHRIS PIZZELLO / CHRIS PIZZELLO / INVISION / AP Vicente Fernandez is dead, and a whole country is in mourning. Mexico mourns its king of popular song, star of mariachi orchestras, who died Sunday, December 12, the day of the pilgrimage … Read more