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Leadership development group receives training outdoors

Field Note

The business case for investing in leadership training
LeadNY Executive Director Larry Van De Valk reflects on the value of leadership development and professional training as the 35 year old program recruits its 19th class. LeadNY is for committed leaders in the agriculture and food industries who...
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View from above of Earth showing city lights

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So you want to change the environment to stop climate change? This researcher has questions

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  • Global Development
  • Environment
6 women sit at press conference table

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How Sameena Nazir MPS ‘10 is amplifying women’s voices in Pakistan

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  • Agriculture
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Group stands together with Clinton Development Initiative banner

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A community approach to smallholder farm success in Africa

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  • Agriculture
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Village in a valley in Nepal with mountains in the background

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Promoting gender equity and social inclusion in Nepal

  • Department of Global Development
  • Agriculture
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Louise Erskine looks off into the distance holding a camera

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Building Food and Community Solidarity Across North America: A Photo Series

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  • Agriculture
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Hannah Fuller stands in front of the Patagonia mountains

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Championing resilient food systems

  • Department of Global Development
  • School of Integrative Plant Science
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Group stands together with Clinton Development Initiative banner

Field Note

A community approach to smallholder farm success in Africa

  • Department of Global Development
  • Agriculture
  • Global Development
Village in a valley in Nepal with mountains in the background

Field Note

Promoting gender equity and social inclusion in Nepal

  • Department of Global Development
  • Agriculture
  • Global Development
Louise Erskine looks off into the distance holding a camera

Field Note

Building Food and Community Solidarity Across North America: A Photo Series

  • Department of Global Development
  • Agriculture
  • Global Development
Hannah Fuller stands in front of the Patagonia mountains

Field Note

Championing resilient food systems

  • Department of Global Development
  • School of Integrative Plant Science
  • Global Development