"While the human rights situation has improved over the past year, Mali remains a fragile country facing numerous challenges relating to transitional justice, security reform, economic recovery, peace building, and reconciliation."
Happy World Water Day! Technology can help us find solutions to water scarcity and rising demand. Check out our blog entry about the Department of State’s USTech H2.O exhibit, and why water security and diplomacy go hand-in-hand. http://goo.gl/ADW4kN
The Securing Water for Food Grand Challenge for Development (a joint project by the U.S. Agency for International Development and Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency) is harnessing the power of innovation and entrepreneurship to find solutions to poverty and food shortages. How? By calling on people around the world to develop and submit technologies that can improve water conservation. USAID Global Water Coordinator Christian Holmes will announce the semi-finalists on Friday at the Department of State’s USTech H2.O event. http://securingwaterforfood.org/