Bloggers seek to return soon. Enjoy whatever holiday is that that you enjoy, and some Christmas Tree Diversity.
Crops, animals, wild relatives ...
Not a lot, for now.
And easy access to the Brainfood Archive.
Ed Carr explains my over-compressed Nibble about his recent post on aid and development:
I was arguing more about how we think about adaptation, and who is doing the adapting. Obviously adaptations will have to occur in some systems, but I am concerned that development donors and implementers too often assume that all such adaptations will have to come from outside the communities and countries in which they are needed. And this is a problem related to how we see those in the Global South – a persistent narrative of poor and helpless that causes us to overlook their capabilities, and to overestimate our own…