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Inland fisheries determined to surface as food powerhouse

Posted by External 3 days ago General — No longer satisfied to be washed out by epic seas and vast oceans, the world's lakes, rivers, streams, canals, reservoirs and other land-locked waters continue a push to be recognized -- and properly managed -- as a global food security powerhouse, say authors of a new report. Read More
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Have you ever considered eating cockroaches for dinner? Food Systems Programme Manager, Anita Ghosh, writes for the Royal Society after last week's Policy Lab event.

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Major new report on China's food system.

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How 'more food per field' could help save our wild spaces

Posted by External 14 days ago General — Increased farm yields could help to spare land from agriculture for natural habitats that benefit wildlife and store greenhouse gases, but only if the right policies are in place. Conservation scientists call on policymakers to learn from working examples across the globe and find better ways to protect habitats while producing food on less land. Read More
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ECI awarded EU funds to strengthen food and nutrition security within Europe.

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Crop Failure and Fading Food Supplies: Climate Change's Lasting Impact (Op-Ed)

Posted by External 27 days ago General — Cereals are not just for breakfast — and with grain yields falling, expect to feel the impact. Read More
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Climate change and food security - follow John Ingram's recent talk at the IIED

Posted by External 28 days ago General — Dr John Ingram was the special guest for an IIED Critical Theme on 12 February 2015. The seminar focused on environmental change, food security and food system activities, and highlights can be followed on storify. 13/02/15 13 Feb 2015 - read more + Read More
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Preventing food waste better strategy than turning it into biogas

Posted by External 31 days ago General — Efforts to find alternative sources of energy has more and more municipalities looking at biogas facilities designed to recycle food waste. But encouraging people to work harder to cut food waste instead of collecting food waste and turning it into biogas cuts energy impacts more than biogas production and use, researchers have found. Read More
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