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‘Global hunger was at 5-yr high last year’

About 155 million people today in 55 countries faced acute foodstuff insecurity and severe hunger globally very last calendar year thanks to foodstuff crises relating to Covid-19 together with severe weather conditions circumstances, the Foodstuff and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) stated on Wednesday.

In its once-a-year report released by World-wide Community Towards Foodstuff Crises – an alliance of the UN, EU and non-governmental organisations working to deal with foodstuff crises, FAO stated that the selection of these who faced acute foodstuff insecurity strike a 5-calendar year significant very last calendar year.

India does not figure in the listing of countries in which people today confront foodstuff protection. Final calendar year when the Covid pandemic broke out, a hue and cry was raised, mainly by the opposition, above immigrants returning on foot to their residences. The Union Govt was billed with allowing for them to starve on their return. Nonetheless, the Centre

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Atos unveils global R&D Lab to drive innovation in Cybersecurity, High Performance Computing and Quantum

Les Clayes-sous-Bois (Yvelines), FranceApril 22, 2021

Atos these days officially inaugurates its new international Investigate & Growth Lab in Les Clayes-sous-Bois, in the greater Paris metropolitan region (Yvelines), France. The new 8,000 m2 lab, which hosts close to 350 of Atos’ really experienced engineers, offers a modern day room committed to investigation in quantum computing, significant-effectiveness computing, edge, artificial intelligence and cybersecurity.

Supported by the Ile-de-France Area and created on Atos’ current internet site at Les Clayes-sous-Bois, which employs just about one,000 individuals, this lab is one more milestone in Atos’ tactic to establish and globally position the historic internet site of Clayes-sous-Bois and the Ile-de-France Area as a powerful heart of technical abilities. “Atos Quantum”, Atos’ quantum computing investigation program and the initial important quantum sector program in Europe, positive aspects from an financial investment of €5 million from the Ile-de-FranceArea as part of its ‘Smart

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