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FMC Corporation opens new Asia Innovation Center in Shanghai

FMC Corporation, officially opened its Asia Innovation Center in the Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park in the Pudong area of Shanghai, China....

Top 50 Organisations to Follow on Twitter

  Welcome to the list of ‘Who to Follow on Twitter for Food Security’. This list consists of the most active organisations...

World Population Day - Addressing issues of food and water insecurity

11 of July marks international World Population Day, an annual event that aims to raise awareness of global population challenges.  ...

Do High Food Prices Cause Food Riots?

2010 was a rough year for the global food system; droughts and wildfires consumed about 25% of Russia’s wheat harvest and the Kremlin...

Food and thriving people: paradigm shifts for fair and sustainable food systems

This article looks beyond the physical sciences to address the problems of hunger, malnutrition, and environmental degradation. It discusses...

FACING DROUGHTS - The Integrated Drought Management Programme (IDMP)

The IPCC finds with high confidence an increased risk of drought-related water and food shortage in Asia[1]. The Integrated Drought...

IPPC Report - The world is ill-prepared for risks from a changing climate

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) issued a report yesterday that says the effects of climate change are already occurring...

NURTURING PARTNERSHIPS

The report has been produced based on contributions from world-leading experts including FAO, ADB, UNESCAP, WFP, GAIN, IRRI and others....

REDUCING FOOD WASTE TO HELP TACKLE CLIMATE CHANGE

It is a sobering fact of modern life that while in some countries food is scarce, others collectively waste food with a total value...

ROLE OF EMERGING COUNTRIES IN CLIMATE-SMART AGRICULTURE

Agriculture is extremely vulnerable to climate change, and the sector, together with forestry and land-use change, accounts for roughly...

THE SCOPE FOR CLIMATE SMART AGRICULTURE

Dealing with food insecurity is among the greatest global challenges over the next decades. Food security will be achieved when all...