Policy and Infrastructure Developments Drive Food Security Improvements in Sub-Saharan Africa

Policy and Infrastructure Developments Drive Food Security Improvements in Sub-Saharan Africa
JOHANNESBURG (PRWEB) May 21, 2015 Favourable policies and investments in agricultural infrastructure have emerged as the major drivers of food-security improvements in Sub-Saharan Africa. This is according to results released by The Economist Intelligence Unit’s (The EIU’s) 2015 Global Food Security Index (GFSI) annual update. “Food security challenges for developed and developing countries differ ...

2015 World Green Energy Symposium Unites Policy Makers And Industry Leaders In Order To Address Global Economic And Environmental Concerns

2015 World Green Energy Symposium Unites Policy Makers And Industry Leaders In Order To Address Global Economic And Environmental Concerns
Washington DC (PRWEB) March 24, 2015 The 2015 World Green Energy Symposium held in Washington DC at the University of District of Columbia on Thursday, March 12 was the place to be for discovering cutting-edge green technology, sustainability programs and innovative environmental policy. Many powerful presentations and workshops were held to discuss energy, green technology, ...

Experts from the American Institutes for Research to Present at the Annual Association for Education Finance and Policy Conference

Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) February 25, 2015 Experts with the American Institutes for Research (AIR) will explore a multitude of education research topics during the 40th annual Association for Education Finance and Policy (AEFP) conference taking place at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, D.C., February 26-28. The theme of the conference is Research ...

Information Shield Releases New Common Security Policy Library

Information Shield Releases New Common Security Policy Library
Houston, Texas (PRWEB) December 30, 2014 Information Shield, the leading provider of pre-written Information Security Policies, today announced the release of the Common Policy Library (CPL) – an integrated set of information security policies that enables compliance with multiple regulatory frameworks with a single set of policy templates. “Our work with hundreds of organizations ...

Richard Joseph Jackson of California Named Recipient of the Children’s Environmental Health Network’s 2014 Policy Award

Richard Joseph Jackson of California Named Recipient of the Children's Environmental Health Network's 2014 Policy Award
(PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Richard Joseph Jackson of California has been named the winner of the Children’s Environmental Health Network’s (CEHN’s) 2014 Policy Award, and will be honored at the CEHN 2014 Annual Child Health Advocate Award Reception in Washington, D.C., on October 6, 2014. Dr. Jackson, a pediatrician, is Professor and former Chair ...