Archive for May, 2012

water for food

Agriculture Leaders Highlight Importance of Water for Global Food Security

Private Sector Actively Investing in Solutions To Increase Global Agricultural Productivity and Address Food Security Agriculture leaders from Global Harvest Initiative (GHI) member companies spoke on an Industry Leaders Panel… Read more »

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GHI Articles of Interest: The Resource Miracle; World Bank Approves $120 Million to Boost Food Production in West Africa

The articles below, along with featured studies, press releases, videos and more, are also posted on our Media & Resources page. The Resource Miracle Time Magazine, May 28, 2012 Five African countries… Read more »

G8 Summit 2012

GHI Articles of Interest: Cash-strapped G8 looks to private sector in hunger fight; ‘New Alliance’ on food security and nutrition in Africa

The articles below, along with featured studies, press releases, videos and more, are also posted on our Media & Resources page. ‘New Alliance’ on food security and nutrition in Africa New Europe,… Read more »

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Enhanced Private Sector Involvement Key to Global Food Security

The critical role of the private sector in global efforts to address food security and agricultural development is one of many topics that will addressed at today’s Chicago Council on… Read more »

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Guest Commentary: Spotlight on Food Security - The Key to Economic, Environmental and Global Stability

(In anticipation of the upcoming G8 Summit, below is a re-post from Tjada McKenna, Deputy Coordinator for Development for Feed the Future | USAID | USAID IMPACTblog) You may have… Read more »

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Ag Leaders Address Agricultural Development in Africa

Recently I had the opportunity to address the Corporate Council on Africa’s Agribusiness Working Group and highlight findings from the Global Harvest Initiative’s 2011 GAP Report™, a benchmark of the… Read more »

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GHI Articles of Interest: G8 Urged to Elevate Food Security Issues; The Coming Global Water Crisis

The articles below, along with featured studies, press releases, videos and more, are also posted on our Media & Resources page. DuPont VP Says Science Will Lead the Way to Food Security AgriPulse, May… Read more »

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GHI Articles of Interest: Feeding the World Through Smarter Agriculture; Can an African “Green Revolution” Help Feed the World?

The articles below, along with featured studies, press releases, videos and more, are also posted on our Media & Resources page. ‘Green Bullet’ Innovations To Address Soaring Population And Climate Change Reuters,… Read more »