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Q&A: Agroecology as Resistance in Chiapas, Mexico

In southern Mexico, the indigenous Zapatista movement is practicing a new kind of agriculture.

Social Enterprise

Video: Entrepreneurism in Refugee Camps

By Taylor Lewis, August 14, 2018

In Zaatari, the largest refugee camp in Jordan, Syrian entrepreneurs better both their lives and community with new services.

Social Enterprise

Video: Colombia: Cultivating Peace on a Farm

By Annie Baker, August 7, 2018

Today, two years after the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia formally disbanded, Marcos Martinez works at a farm cooperative with other ex-combattants to bring peace and nourishment back to the region.

Value Chains

China Seeks to Soften the Blow of US Tariffs

By Taylor Lewis, August 1, 2018

China continues to stimulate domestic economic growth as trade war looms.

Social Enterprise

Quotable: Space-based Internet

By Taylor Lewis, July 25, 2018

Facebook may soon enter the race to supply the world with high-speed internet—from space.

Social Enterprise

Tunisia turns to innovation to keep economy afloat

By Taylor Lewis, July 9, 2018

The Arab Spring brought democracy to Tunisia, but with it came economic woes and disillusionment. A new law aims to strengthen the country's startup culture and usher in a new technological age.

Sustainable Energy

Video: A glimpse into the potential future of farming in Africa

By Taylor Lewis, July 6, 2018

A technology that may be able to solve Africa's food crises, water shortage, and economic troubles all at once


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