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Partnerships increase the impact of relief, development in the Sahel

This is a part of a series of blog posts leading up to this year’s World Food Prize Symposium in Des Moines, Iowa, where GHI will release its 3rd Annual… Read more »

In Ethiopia's Ghibe valley, ILRI-led Tsetse Fly control methods have allowed cattle to flourish in an area previously almost uninhabitable for them. This has encouragd more farming in the area, relieving to a degree population and soil erosion pressures in higher, Tsetse free, elevations. The ILRI control herd waiting for monthly parasitology tests.

Livestock plays a vital role in food security

This is part of a series of Harvest 2050 blog posts leading up to this year’s World Food Prize Symposium in Des Moines, Iowa, where GHI will release our 3rd… Read more »

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Information technology mitigates effects of climate events in the developing countries

This is a part of a series of blog posts leading up to this year’s World Food Prize Symposium in Des Moines, Iowa, where GHI will release its 3rd Annual Global… Read more »

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GHI Articles Of Interest: World Water Week, Women as Key to Solving Africa’s Food Production Problem

The articles below, along with featured studies, press releases, videos and more, are also posted on our Media & Resources page. How to Increase Food Production BusinessDay, August 24, 2012 Food: A… Read more »

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GHI Articles Of Interest: Water and food security are inseparable, UN calls for new climate policies

The articles below, along with featured studies, press releases, videos and more, are also posted on our Media & Resources page. Planting Seeds of Prosperity USDA Blog, August 23, 2012 Food Security… Read more »

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Notable Food Security Quotes from the Rio+20 and G20 Conferences

Heads of state, UN officials, private sector and civil society leaders discussed numerous sustainable development issues at the Rio+20 Conference in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and at the G20 Conference… Read more »

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GHI Articles of Interest: G20 Collaboration Targets Improvements in Agriculture Productivity Growth; World Food Prize Laureate Promotes Peace Through Science

The articles below, along with featured studies, press releases, videos and more, are also posted on our Media & Resources page. New Farmer Alliance to Improve Incomes and Food Security in Africa… 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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Dr. Jason Clay: Take a Moment on Earth Day to think About Agriculture

When I visit places like the Amazon and Sumatra, I am reminded of their sheer beauty. I’m also struck by how much they’re changing with each visit. Growing demand for… Read more »

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Noteworthy Upcoming Food Security & Agricultural Development Events

Below are a few upcoming food security and agricultural development events to which GHI looks forward to attending. We hope to see you there. Creating Better Access to Finance for… Read more »