Final Preps for Sierra Leone

In a little more than 12 hours, I'll fly to Atlanta. Then to Paris. Then to Conakry, Gunea. Then to Freetown, Sierra Leone. I leave home on Saturday and arrive in another time, another place, another dimension. Excited, to be sure, but also a

Anywhere Leaders of Heifer and the World

by Puja Singh Mike Thompson, the writer of the book "The Anywhere Leader," just finished the Nepal end of his Heifer trip. His quest for anywhere leaders who achieve their goals despite challenging circumstances took him to rural Nepal. In

Helping the Local Food Movement Scale Up

Can the local food movement scale up? That’s the question posed in a recent post on I was glad to see this publication – known for profiling innovative, high-tech ideas and solutions – take on an issue that will