Agricultural change in South Sulawesi

In the district of Maros, next to Makassar – South Sulawesi’s capital and on the route of a new rail line – young people are quitting the village and heading to nearby cities.  It is now a familiar trend in developing economies. More youths are turning away from traditional farming roles. Even parents share a…

Adolescence is now between the ages of 10 to 24, say experts

Adolescence is getting longer as young adults delay marriage, children and finishing their education, say scientists. If society doesn’t have a good understanding of at what age adolescence occurs, we risk making very uninformed policy … this will have a detrimental effect not only on this generation but on generations to come.