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Overview of Biotechnology in Mozambique

In Science and Society

Mozambique is a country that faces frequent shortages in food production, particularly in the southern areas that are prone to drought and also to floods. In this context, the development and access to technology for food and agricultural production is of crucial importance for achieving food security in the country. Biotechnology in Mozambique still needs development to assist agricultural research. In this regard, the country needs prioritise its intervention in biotechnology. 

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PITA: food technologies and renewable energies

In Networks and Organizations

The Almería Science and Technology Park (PITA) is born of a prime objective to become a driving force behind the economic growth of the Almería province and its primary sectors, a mission which is based on the promotion of knowledge transfer and the consequent implementation of new technologies that facilitate continued growth. Its focuses primarily on the development of the agricultural sector and other activities related to food technologies, the environment and renewable energies.

Olio d’oliva in pillole, contro lo smog per cuore e vasi

In Fictions and Free Texts, Science and Society
Nuovi benefici collegati all’olio d’oliva, il cosiddetto “oro giallo” della dieta mediterranea. L’assunzione di integratori a base di olio di oliva può contrastare alcuni degli effetti avversi cardiovascolari legati all’inquinamento atmosferico. E’ quanto emerge da un nuovo studio presentato all’American Thoracic Society International Conference 2014 di San Diego.

La Russia punta a moda ed agroalimentare pugliese

In Business and Technology

La Russia vuol toccare con mano i comparti che hanno portato con successo il made in Puglia nel mondo: la moda e l’agroalimentare. Per questo una delegazione di 25 operatori russi (buyers, distributori e importatori) si fermerà in Puglia dal 24 al 28 novembre per incontrare più di 100 operatori di altrettante imprese che eccellono nella produzione di tessile, abbigliamento e calzaturiero; e in quella di vino, olio, pasta, conserve vegetali, salumi e formaggi. 

PT Asturias: the nano-materials and nano-technology innovation

In Networks and Organizations

The Technology Park of Asturias (PT Asturias), inaugurated in June 1991, was an initiative of the Government of the Principality of Asturias to boost innovative business in the region. The Park is set in an impressive 48ha (approx.) of urban and natural surroundings and offers high quality, specific services to set up innovative, technology-based companies and projects.

 

La settimana agricola dei leader della politica

In Business and Technology

I leader della politica, da Vendola a Casini, da Monti a Berlusconi, si recheranno in settimana a Palazzo Rospigliosi su invito del presidente della Coldiretti Sergio Marini per discutere con tutta la dirigenza nazionale e territoriale, in incontri aperti alla stampa, di agricoltura, alimentazione ed ambiente, temi che entrano così prepotentemente nella sfida elettorale.