Star Tribune reporter Patrick Condon highlights our World Food Day 2021 Symposium and discusses the complex challenges – a global pandemic, the upheavals of climate change, and political and military conflicts around the world – that add up to an unprecedented test of the planet’s ability to feed its people.
World Food Day brings focus on global conflict, food security – Star Tribune, October 14, 2021
Photo credit: Claire Nevill, Associated Press
Insight News recently highlighted our World Food Day 2021 Virtual Symposium with a focus on the many distinguished speakers and presenters.
Global Minnesota Hosts World Food Day Symposium – Insight News, October 7, 2021
In a recent Star Tribune opinion piece, Global Minnesota President Mark Ritchie and former U.S. Senator Norm Coleman discuss U.S. engagement in global affairs and the positive impact it has on Minnesota.
America’s global leadership is bipartisan good sense – Star Tribune, August 15, 2021
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In a recent Star Tribune editorial, writer John Rash talked with Dr. Bryan Wells, Chief Scientist at NATO, about the evolving role of science in the Western alliance.
Dr. Wells led a conversation during our recent NATO’s Climate Change program, which is available for viewing online.
Political science – and science – help guide NATO – Star Tribune, May 21, 2021
Photo credit: Alexander Zemlianichenko, Associated Press
Star Tribune editorial writer John Rash reflects on recent riots at the U.S. Capitol and discusses the geopolitical year ahead as President-elect Joe Biden faces foreign and domestic crises. The article quotes frequent Global Minnesota speaker and former U.S. Foreign Service Office Tom Hanson, as he prepares to speak at the 2021 U.S. Foreign Policy Update.
Geopolitical risks begin here at home – Star Tribune, January 8, 2021
In the 111th episode of the Twin Cities Wellness Collective™ Podcast, host Alex Morrall speaks with Global Minnesota President Mark Ritchie about the organization’s work to advance international understanding and engagement and Minnesota’s bid to host the world fair.
Star Tribune editorial write John Rash highlights Global Minnesota’s event on James A. Baker and his consequential career in both politics and governance including a look at the new biography, “The Man Who Ran Washington: The Life and Times of James A. Baker III,” co-written by the husband-and-wife team Peter Baker, The New York Times’ chief White House correspondent, and Susan Glasser, a New Yorker writer covering the Trump White House.
Country could use a ‘James Baker-like’ figure – Star Tribune, November 6, 2020
Photo credit: Chang W. Lee, New York Times
Star Tribune writer Adam Belz highlights Global Minnesota’s World Food Day 2020 virtual conference, one of several across the globe aimed at making more people determined to fight global hunger.
World Food Day aims to intensify the battle against hunger – Star Tribune, October 12, 2020
Photo credit: Channi Anand – Associated Press
Minnesota history reporter Curt Brown discusses the history of Minnesota’s involvement in the Commission for Relief in Belgium during World War I – the largest humanitarian effort in history – and Global Minnesota’s virtual exhibit opening of “When Minnesota Fed the Children of Europe,” a selection of thank you letters from Belgium to American children during this time.
Thank-you letters from 1915 point back to unlikely hero – Star Tribune, October 10, 2020
Twin Cities Business editor-in-chief Allison Kaplan highlights Global Minnesota’s World Food Day conference and the local food and agriculture industry’s commitment to addressing global challenges.
Minnesota Food And Ag Leaders Team Up For World Food Day – Twin Cities Business Magazine, October 9, 2020