Monthly Archives: April 2012

Food Security and Social Justice (by Imran Sarwar)

An image of a grain of wheat will have, at times, symbolic, even spiritual connotations. Food grains often find their way into national emblems of countries – Pakistan’s state emblem contains images of wheat, tea, jute and cotton, while Indonesia’s coat of arms depicts rice and cotton as symbols of the principle of social justice […]

Rio Matters!

The Rio+20 Conference, which will take place June 20-22, brings together world leaders, thousands of participants from governments, the private sector, NGOs and other groups,  in order to shape global efforts to reduce poverty, advance social equity and ensure environmental protection on an ever more crowded planet to get to the future we all want. […]