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Jahi Chappell
Ecologist errant.
Ecologist errant.
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Originally posted on Ideas for Sustainability: By Annika Kettenburg How come scientists disagree quite fundamentally at times? In our new paper, we investigated the academic controversy over transgenic Golden Rice. Itself a microcosm of the broader debate…
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Originally posted on Ideas for Sustainability: Join us at Leuphana University Lueneburg (Germany), from 6-8 February 2019 for a conference specifically devoted to the idea of “leverage points” for sustainability! You might have read Donella…
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Had the pleasure recently to sit down with my friend and colleague, the inimitable Devon Sampson, on Delicious Revolution, the podcast hosted by him and Chelsea Wills. Recorded in the cafeteria of the HQ of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the…
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On a topic other than my new book, Beginning to End Hunger, we reprise an idea I blogged about some years back. For one thing, it appears to be the case that those who have had much [grant money], more will be given: “Young researchers who narrowly miss…
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Originally posted on Ideas for Sustainability: By Joern Fischer This blog post comes to you from the Finnish town of Jyväskylä (you-what?!), where I was invited to be the opponent for a freshly submitted PhD thesis by Kaisa J. Raatikainen.  I had such a…
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Had the pleasure recently of sitting down (from afar) with Anna Lappé for this month’s #RealFoodReads podcast! In our half-hour conversation, we cover the concept of “food with dignity” at the core of Belo Horizonte’s food security model, whether or not…
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Hey everyone — just to let you know that it appears that #btehbook is finally available and shipping within Europe! No more “out of stock” at Blackwells or “Will be released on X, Y, 20ZZ”–nope, head over to the main page and purchase from your vendor of…
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So #btehbook is finally, finally, finally out!!! Get my 1st book, Beginning to End Hunger, for 30% off: https://t.co/lGHDCgjS1W</a>; code 17M6662"Exceptional scholarship… deeply researched & engaging." (@_RajPatel</a>)"Funny, generous, & incredibly…
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Originally posted on Ideas for Sustainability: By Joern Fischer Looking at our publication list, one would think not much is coming from our work in Ethiopia. But there will be! It’s a sad fact of scientific life that others only get to find out about…
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The full first chapter of my forthcoming book, Beginning to End Hunger, is now available on UC Press’s page for BTEH!  This introductory chapter, titled “Food and famine futures, past and present,” introduces Beginning to End Hunger’s main themes, and…
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