Pages tagged by "food security"

Food security, structural transformation, markets and government policy

Food prices are a key signal about what is happening to food security, and two dimensions are important: their average level (and whether this is rising...

Linkage between rural voters and politicians: effects on rice policies in the Philippines and Thailand

This article explains how linkages between politicians and rural voters affected the design of agricultural policies, using rice in two countries as...

Responding to global challenges in food, energy, environment and water: risks and options assessment for decision-making

We analyse the threats of global environmental change, as they relate to food security. First, we review three discourses: (i) ‘sustainable...

Faith, food and our future

What will it take to tackle the world's climate, food, energy and water challenges?

Putting food and water on nine billion tables

Setting the scene for Saturday's ANU Open Day event.

Food security in India: the imperative and its challenges

This article addresses the imperative of food security in India in the context of persistent prevalence of malnutrition despite several years of rapid...

Feeding extremes

The critical challenges of over and under-nutrition worldwide.

Food for thought

The impact of food for education programs in Cambodia

Food security in Asia and the Pacific: The rapidly changing role of rice

Food security in Asia and the Pacific presents a frustrating paradox. At one level, huge progress has been made in the past half century in bringing most...


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