Michael Marzolla is an emeritus youth development educator, retired from the University of California’s Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources. As young man, he served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Central America from 1973-’77. His original assignment was in the highlands of Guatemala, working with agricultural cooperatives, school and community gardens and nutrition education projects, His final assignment was with INCAP (The Institute for Nutrition of Central America and Panama) located in Guatemala City, where he served as a team-member working on an applied nutrition research project located in El Salvador. His presentation tonight is illustrated with his historic photographs that were used to help design and document the effort.
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BY SEPTIAN SUHANDONO
@ VOL 18
ON JUN 24, 2014
Septian Suhandono is a student of Nutritional Sciences, Bogor Agricultural Institute (IPB). His daily activities including served as researcher at the Forum for Scientific Studies and an active member of IPB Scientist and Technology Society. Septian has always had concern on the nutrition issue and led him to establish a movement of 'Edukasi Gizi', a non-governmental organization working in the field of food and nutrition literacy. In his presentation, Septian shared several unknown facts and myth about nutrition and what we can do to improve them.
Proyecto Alimente is a nonprofit organization devoted to create food awareness in Mexico. Where is society in terms of food knowledge? How did we got to be one of the fattest countries in the world and what can we do about it? This are the questions Yatziri and Beatriz will try to answer in 400 seconds.
TIME Project in El Paso
BY RIDA ASFAHANI
@ VOL 11
ON OCT 10, 2015
“We're really trying to change the way things are done in El Paso by letting people know that density is a good thing, letting people know that investing in local talent is something that can be really nice and really beneficial for… the people around you.”
In The TIME Project in El Paso from PechaKucha Night El Paso’s 11th Volume, presenter Rida Asfahani describes Root Architect's TIME project. An urban density, mixed use, this spectacular third space brings people together in west El Paso. Using locally sourced materials, commissioning local talent, and trying to overall draw from the local culture, the project successfully managed to create a space that was unique.
This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Wednesday February 10th, 2016.
Transforma tu vida a través de la Inmunonutrición
BY ANDREINA WHITE
@ VOL 5
ON MAR 02, 2017
La nutricionista venezolana, Andreína White, nos explica la forma en la que ha logrado ayudar a sus pacientes a cambiar sus vidas por medio de la inmunonutrición. Este estilo de vida puede traer resultados positivos en todos los ámbitos, mejora desde condiciones complicadas hasta el humor.