Chris de Nie

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Food Security, Food Prices and Climate Change

Agriculture Was Left Out Of The Paris Deal, But That Won’t Stop Countries From Taking It On

Despite claiming nearly half of the world’s land and accounting for one-third of the world’s greenhouse gas emissions, food and agriculture had …


GE To Invest $2 Billion in Africa by 2018

press release<p>GE convenes African Heads of State, government representatives, & business leaders at U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit<p>GE commits to facility …

Growing more with the same land

Clearly, the first challenge is breaking down disciplinary silos of knowledge. This will allow a wider range of scientists to work with a wide range …


How can we grow more food with the same land?

There are three main reasons why the productivity of existing farmland will need to dramatically increase in the next 40 years.<p>The world’s population …

Earth has lost a third of arable land in past 40 years, scientists say

Experts point to damage caused by erosion and pollution, raising major concerns about degraded soil amid surging global demand for food<p>The world has lost a third of its arable land due to erosion or pollution in the past 40 years, with potentially disastrous consequences as global demand for food …


Linking food safety to food security

7 ways to make climate-smart agriculture central to COP21 and beyond

As global leaders converge on Paris for the COP21 summit, the world’s farmers and their allies in the development community may wonder why they’re …

European Union

Opinion: To feed the world in 2050 will require a global revolution

Achieving universal food security is a staggering challenge, especially in a world with an expanding population, accelerating consumption, and many …


Science and Technology for improved food security

Feeding Nine Billion Video 6: Climate Change and Food Security

Meal Exchange - An Introduction to Food Security

Climate change and global food security

How to feed the world in 2050: actions in a changing climate

The Global Search for Education: The Middle East

<i>"The need for 21st century human capital is creating new pressure on the existing education systems to be effective and fully capable of catering to the specific needs of each student." -- Amin Amin</i><p>How can we better structure our education systems to ensure that the future working population can …

Minister Ploumen and minister Vallejo presenting delta coalition #COP21Paris @minbuza @GabrielVallejoL @henkovink

System change in Ag & Food. But how? Discussed in a fish bowl session at #RETHINK with PhD-candidate @ronmethorst