The Zambia National Farmers Union (ZNFU), which has over 15,000 members, is worried about the changing climate. According to a December 2012 International Food Policy Research Institute report on climate change in Zambia, agriculture accounts for about 20 percent of this southern African nation’s GDP, with jobs in the sector accounting for 71.6 percent of employment here. Maize is the country’s staple crop..
It continues to appear in subsequent arms control negotiations, which have a general theme called “trust but verify”. Verification, in addition to information explicitly supplied from one side to the other, involves numerous technical intelligence disciplines. Measurement and signature intelligence (MASINT) techniques, many being especially obscure technical methods, are extremely important parts of verification.
One of the most terrifying realizations parents make is how much of our children’s safety is completely out of our control. It’s a truth we try to swaddle in waffled cotton and tighten down in five point harnesses, but the reality is that we are all one fallen oak limb, one slippery intersection, one frayed wire away from potential disaster. But unless we’re willing to live in a solar powered underground allergen free bomb shelter, there isn’t much that can be done to eliminate every risk.
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The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has said he a suspect in the death of Debra Johnson, 64, a longtime corrections official who was found dead in her home on the prison grounds. Watson was seen at her home three hours before her body was discovered, investigators said. Wednesday after she didn report to work..
An exhibition like this also reminds us of how art can play a valuable role in political debate and action. Written statements are linear, slogans are deliberately limited, rallies are polarized. But art can function intellectually, emotionally, viscerally and aesthetically.