Women farmers could feed an extra 150 million people

8 March, 2011 by (comments)

Food production could increase by up to 20 per cent if women were given access to the same agricultural resources as men – according to a new report from the FAO – which translates into feeding an extra 150 million hungry people worldwide. This year’s edition of the FAO flagship publication The State of Food and Agriculture, promotes theRead More …

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Climate change: a short film with a long reach

8 March, 2011 by (comments)

This short film – really short at just over a minute long – conveys a powerful message about food security and climate change with little more than some broccoli and a hairdryer.

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