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Agroecology in Malawi in focus for UN Standing Committee on Nutrition

Oct 8, 2018

The United Nations System Standing Committee of Nutrition publishes regular reports providing key analysis and insights on key issues facing food systems globally. Rachel Bezner Kerr's work on agroecology in Malawi was used a key resource in a recent publication, supporting analysis of food environments and supporting dietary diversity.

book cover 'jumping into civic life'

Scott Peters and collaborators present stories of civic engagement

Sep 11, 2018

Through eight richly detailed oral histories, this book helps to open our imagination to the possibilities for professionals to make constructive contributions to the task of making democracy work as it should. The firsthand stories of public work in these oral histories are told by professionals from six different states who either chose or were invited to jump into civic life as active participants.