Adesina to set up fund for young farmers, agripreneurs with US $250,000 World Food Prize money

US Vice-President praises Laureate, pledges more collaboration on food security Des Moines, Iowa, United States, October 20, 2017 – “I am proud as the Governor of Iowa State to proclaim Dr. Akinwumi Adesina as the 2017 World Food Prize Laureate.” With these words, the Governor of the State of Iowa, Kim Reynolds, officially named President


New broadcasting camera and microphone set new standards for streamer excellence LONG BEACH, Calif. (TwitchCon 2017) – Razer™, the leading global lifestyle brand for gamers, today unveiled new additions to its Razer Broadcaster product line for professional-grade video streaming: the Razer Kiyo camera and the Razer Seiren X microphone. Input from top professional and grassroots

Middle East Directors General of Civil Aviation reach significant agreements on aviation safety, security and cooperation

  Montréal and Muscat, 20 October 2017 – Pointing to the 2.4 million jobs and 157 billion dollars in GDP that aviation has created in the region, ICAO Secretary General Dr. Fang Liu welcomed the endorsement of the ICAO Middle East (MID) No Country Left Behind (NCLB) Strategy by delegates at the Fourth Meeting of Directors General of

Pioneering healthy lifestyle programme lifts health and well-being of kids with weight issues

  A pioneering healthy lifestyle programme for kids and teens with obesity called Whānau Pakari has led to physical and emotional health gains across a group tracked for 12 months, a new study shows. Whānau Pakari means “Healthy self-assured families that are fully active” in Māori, the language of New Zealand’s indigenous people. The unique

808 Audio Launches Alexa Voice Service Speaker with Multi-Room Capabilities

808 Audio’s XL-V speaker features Alexa capabilities in a sleek gun metal packaging and the brand’s tested and true quality audio NEW YORK – October 20, 2017 – 808 Audio, one of the fastest growing and top performing audio brands, has just announced its first venture into the smart home market, expanding its line from

SnowLizard Launches 3 New Models of SLXtreme cases for iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus

MIAMI – October 20, 2017 – SnowLizard, innovators of unique, solar-powered products built for outdoor adventurers, reveals the latest additions to its line of rugged cases: SLXtreme for iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. Available in Night Black and Mossy Oak® Break-Up Country Camo®, the SLXtreme keeps smartphones powered and protected during

Ness Digital Engineering Celebrates Milestone Anniversary of Its Technology Innovation Center in lasi, Romania

  India – October 20, 2017 – Ness Digital Engineering, a provider of digital transformation and custom software engineering services, is celebrating the five-year anniversary of its Technology Innovation Center in Iasi, Romania. The Iasi Center currently employs 300 skilled professionals to support customers in the financial services, automotive, healthcare, media & entertainment, education, and

UNESCO affiliated scholars criticize UNESCO’s approach to Jerusalem; Call for revised procedures

At a time of great turmoil for UNESCO, following the announcement of the US withdrawal and of Israel’s plans to follow suit, and following the new Director General elect, Ms. Audrey Azoulay who has called for reforms at UNESCO, a group of 15 UNESCO affiliated scholars convened in Jerusalem to analyze what exactly was wrong

“Vorsprung durch Technik” – Audi is Red Dot: Brand of the Year 2017

Essen/Germany, 20 October 2017 “Vorsprung durch Technik” – This slogan has accompanied Audi for many years. The premium brand has also embraced this motto in the Red Dot Award: Communication Design, winning over the jury members with innovative design solutions throughout the years. This year is no exception, with Audi winning the title of honour

Adesina calls for immediate action over deepening crisis of global malnutrition

Des Moines, Iowa, October 20, 2017 – African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina has called for urgent action from stakeholders over the deepening crisis of global malnutrition. Adesina made the call as he joined key nutrition actors, private-sector representatives, policy-makers and thought leaders at the 2017 World Food Prize-Borlaug Dialogue Symposium in Des Moines, Iowa,