Strategies food firms use include building close relationships with government, influencing scientific research and sponsoring events.
Photographer Arseniy Kotov visited icy Vorkuta’s housing complexes built for workers, many of which were abandoned when mines closed.
In 2016 South Africa became the first country in sub-Saharan Africa to announce the adoption of a sugar tax on sugary beverages.
The European Medicines Agency has noted that the link between the blood clots and the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine is probable but unproven.
Young people don’t stay in jobs and end up unemployed because a job isn’t suitable, it’s short term or due to issues such as transport costs.
Popular post-pandemic tourism is likely to include travel for visiting friends and relatives, volunteer and peace tourism.
Research has shown how girls in particular, are vulnerable to Gender Based Violence (GBV) when they are at school.
South Africa has led the continent firstly by introducing the tax, and secondly by making the levy about sugar content rather than volume.
It’s not expected that sufficient alternative power sources will be operational until about 2026, so electricity cuts look set to stay.