19.05.2015

Hans Herren at Expo Milano 2015

“Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life” is the theme of the Universal Exhibition in Milan. The issue is also a priority for Biovision, whose President, Hans Herren will be putting forward his vision at two high-level events at Expo Milano.

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19.05.2015

Sustainable Development Goals: the countdown has begun

This September, UN Member States will meet to vote on the Post-2015 Development Agenda and so adopt the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). At the same, to ensure that these SDGs are implemented successfully, it is crucial to have effective follow-up and revision mechanisms.

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13.05.2015

Soils in danger worldwide

We are unlikely to see a decline in global population anytime soon and by the year 2050, the Earth’s population will exceed 9 billion. The major question, therefore, is how to feed that number of people at a time when we are increasingly losing the basis of food production, i.e. fertile soils.

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12.05.2015

"People are hungry for basic things"

The attack on the Garissa University College in Kenya on 2nd April has turned life upside down in the region and has also impacted on the work of Biovision in Sangailu in Ijara District.

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07.05.2015

Milestone for an environmentally friendly fight against malaria

The Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants agreed on the roadmap initiated by Biovision in 2013 to foster an environmentally friendly fight against insects which pass on malaria and other deadly diseases.

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