Americas

Shipwrecks offer “huge potential” for small island states

Pollockshields Wreck, Bermudas. [UNESCO/E.

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Organic farming protects Mother Earth and supports harmony with nature

Harmony with nature, when it comes to farming, is organic farming.

That’s according to Jim Gerritsen, who runs a family farm in Maine, a state in the New England region of the north-eastern United States.

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Countries urged to step up action against destructive banana disease

A destructive banana disease that has spread from Asia to Africa and theMiddle Eastposes a major risk to livelihoods and banana markets, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has warned.

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World Urban Forum discusses building “just and equitable” cities

More than 30 years ago Medellín, Colombia’s second largest city, was better known for being the “murder capital of the world” and home to the infamous drug lord Pablo Escobar.

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