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Van Rompuy: Soon Europe could be the only continent to still depend on imported energy

Van Rompuy: Soon Europe could be the only continent to still depend on imported energy

In a speech held by Herman van Rompuy, the President of the European Council, he stated that “Europe could be the only continent to still depend on imported energy” and that that we are in a race for resources that makes energy prices higher. Speech by President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy at the European […]

World Bank: Overweight and obesity continues to be a global epidemic even in times of high food prices

World Bank: Overweight and obesity continues to be a global epidemic even in times of high food prices

Global food prices continued to decline for six consecutive months, but still remain very high and close to their historical peaks. The persistently high and volatile food prices not only influence conditions of hunger and undernutrition, but also obesity which may increase in the context of high prices as people opt for cheaper, less nutritious […]