Agribusiness management

Value Chain in Agribusiness

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Value chain Agribusiness

Food Supply vs. Demand With increasing income and improving living standards, the world has witnessed a major change in the way of purchasing and consuming food. There is a growing demand for high value commodities like fruits and vegetables, fisheries and livestock, oils etc leading to diversification of production by farmers. The quality and safety of those commodities are also […]

Agriculture

The fall and Rise of Vertical Coordination in Commodity Chains in African Countries

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Vertical Coordination

Vertical Coordination Food and agricultural commodity supply chains have undergone tremendous changes in the past few decades. Lower and middle income countries constitute a major share of the worlds agricultural areas and farmers and are characterised by state controlled supply chain. In 1980s to 1990s, there was a decline in the state controlled vertical coordination in commodity chains resulting in […]

Agribusiness management

Global Food System Changes And It’s Impact

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Global Food System Changes Impacts

Food systems Food systems play a crucial role in unprecedented reductions in hunger, malnutrition and poverty since food is among the leading causes of our global health and sustainability crises. The modern food system has historical basis with many amendments made to reshape it to meet the psychological, social and cultural needs of present generations. The global food system is […]

Public Health

Public Health Informatics

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Public Health Informatics

Healthcare system primarily has a need for health promotion and disease prevention which can only be achieved via information as promoting health by increasing the awareness has resulted in comparative reduction of age of mortality however the scope for further exploration is like studying the tip of the iceberg for now. This is where individuals with knowledge and technical skills […]

Agriculture

Agriculture in Africa

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Agriculture In Africa

Africa Agricultural development over the past three decades Agriculture is the backbone of most African countries and forms a considerable portion of the economies in these countries. Agricultural sector contributes towards major priorities of the continent such as eradication of hunger, poverty; improved intra-continental trade and investments, industrialization and economic diversification, sustainable management of resources and environment, generation of employment […]

Agriculture

Agricultural Biodiversity

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Agricultural Biodiversity

What is agricultural biodiversity? Agriculture was first developed around 10000 years ago and biodiversity enabled evolution of farming systems. Biodiversity and agriculture are strongly interrelated in a way that biodiversity forms the basis of agriculture and agriculture promotes conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity. An amalgamation of agriculture and biodiversity, in its broader sense includes all components of biodiversity in […]

Healthcare and Hospital Management

Health Literacy: An Integral Determinant of Healthcare System

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Healthcare Literacy

What is Health Literacy? Health literacy plays an important role in the healthcare system. It is the awareness regarding an individuals health as well as the factors influencing it both positively and negatively and the steps being taken to curb the negative influence. Thus an individual who is aware and knowledgeable about health will take appropriate measures for him and […]

Masters Public health

Online Master of Public Health (MPH) in Cote d’Ivoire

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Online MPH Cotedlvoire

Cte d’Ivoire is affected with uninterrupted economic growth, child mortality and low immunisation rates. Cte d’Ivoire government is resolutely committed to overcome the challenges, ensure equitable and accessible quality healthcare for all. Public Health in Cte d’Ivoire Cte dIvoire has the highest HIV/AIDS prevalent rate, problems associated with pregnancy and childbirth which is responsible for death of men and women. […]

Clinical trail

Clinical Trials Career Types And Opportunities

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Career in Clinical Trials

In the booming industry of clinical research, candidates specialized in the field are hired to work on various job profiles in medical or health science organizations. The professionals are skilled and trained to oversee clinical research trials of pharmaceuticals and treatments which can help cure different types of diseases and medical conditions. Career in Clinical Research In this fast-growing field, […]

Medical Law & Bioethics

Medical Law and Bioethics – Online Training

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Medical Law and Bioethics

What is Medical Law and Bioethics? Medico legal dilemmas are centre stage in todays clinical set up with new issues emerging each day. Knowledge and information have made individuals aware of their rights as a result there are major ethical issues which needs to be sorted by legal means. So the emerging field of Medical Law and Bioethics deals with […]