Dr. Rosamond Naylor
, director of the Program on Food Security
and the Environment at Stanford University, gave the keynote presentation on “Food Security and the Future of Global Development” at Winrock’s 25th Anniversary Symposium in December. Click here to watch
the presentation online.
The Carbon Trade Exchange
(CTX) and Winrock International’s American Carbon Registry (ACR) announced a new partnership
this month. American Carbon Registry
members can now list their credits on CTX, offering global buyers market access to ACR’s diverse range of credits via CTX’s exchange trading platform.
In December, Erin Hughes, senior program officer for Winrock International presented
during a USAID
webinar. Her presentation was entitled, “Empowering Marginalized Youth though Training in Agriculture and Literacy: Lessons from the USAID/Nepal Education for Income Generation Program
Lilly Msweli, one of the top performing rose geranium farmers trained by Winrock International’s South Africa Essential Oils project
, was selected as a finalist for Toyota’s 2010 New Farmer of the Year Competition in South Africa. Ms. Msweli and her farming partner Norma Ncube attended the awards ceremony in Johannesburg in November.
The Winrock International-implemented Asia Regional Biodiversity Conservation Program
(ARBCP), funded by USAID
, is featured in the "Telling Our Story" section of USAID’s Web site. Click here
to read the article.
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