Over the weekend, the UN General Assembly adopted the 2030 Development Agenda comprising 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and 169 targets. This brought to a successful conclusion the work by Biovision over the last three years on the drafting of the Agenda. Biovision welcomes the new 2030 Development Agenda with its much greater focus on sustainability.
“From Lab to Land”: The latest publication from icipe describes the development of the push-pull technology from the female perspective. The push-pull programme has some strong women working on it - as researchers, farmers, teachers and students.