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Trade Briefing Speakers - Kuhlmann Zeigler Amb Siddiqui

Harnessing Trade for Development and Food Security

On January 28, the Global Harvest Initiative (GHI) and New Markets Lab introduced a new policy report on international trade, agriculture, and development. The report demonstrates the importance of moving… Read more »

GHI 2013 GAP Report

GHI Articles of Interest: 2013 GAP Report Edition

The articles below, along with featured studies, press releases, videos and more, are also posted on our Media & Resources page. Study: Global food production on the rise, but challenges loom as… Read more »

China Food Demand Compared to Ag Output from TFP Growth [GRAPH]

GAP Report Emphasizes Brazil-China Connection

The Global Harvest Initiative is fortunate to host Michael Shyer as a policy intern from September through December 2013.  Michael attends Cornell University, where he is enrolled in the China and… Read more »

GHI GAP 2013 Social Images

Global Harvest Initiative Unveils 2013 Global Agricultural Productivity Report® (GAP Report®)

Sustainable Pathways to Sufficient Nutritious and Affordable Food We are faced with an agricultural imperative to supply a growing world population with sufficient nutritious and affordable food remains daunting and… Read more »

GHI 2013 GAP Report

GHI’s 2013 GAP Report®: What will be on your plate in 2050?

On October 16, at the World Food Prize in Des Moines, Iowa, the Global Harvest Initiative will release its fourth annual Global Agricultural Productivity Report® (GAP Report®). Updated with new… Read more »

2013 World Food Prize Laureates

World Food Prize Laureates: A Legacy of Productivity

Please join us for the release of the 2013 GAP Report® in Des Moines! By 2050, the world will need to sustainably supply sufficient nutritious affordable food for more than… Read more »

GHI Articles of Interest: China optimistic on food stability; Efficient free trade vital in meeting global food demand

The articles below, along with featured studies, press releases, videos and more, are also posted on our Media & Resources page. More women find farming sustainable profession Detroit Free Press, September 29, 2013… Read more »

FAO SOFI

FAO: The State of Food Insecurity in the World released

The 2013 edition of The State of Food Insecurity in the World, released on October 1, presents updated estimates of undernourishment and progress towards the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) and World Food… Read more »

This boy from rural Senegal isn’t old enough to go to class yet, but he can still enjoy a healthy meal of daharine, a nutritious porridge of rice, chickpeas, and peanut sauce, at a USAID-supported Community Meals program based at the local school. Photo credit: USAID

GHI Articles of Interest: Improving access to services for women in agriculture; 11 thoughts on sustainable water use in agriculture

The articles below, along with featured studies, press releases, videos and more, are also posted on our Media & Resources page. Irrigation: 11 thoughts on sustainable water use in agriculture The Guardian,… Read more »

OECD

Support to agriculture rising after hitting historic lows, OECD says

The information below was originally posted by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) on September 18, 2013. Read the excerpt and click the link below for the full release. Support to agriculture rising… Read more »