FEWS NET, the Famine Early Warning Systems Network, is a leading provider of early warning and analysis on acute food insecurity. Created in 1985 by the US Agency for International...
The global food system is facing a daunting triple challenge:
- Food security and nutrition
Feeding a world population that is expected to approach 10 billion by 2050 and providing adequate nutrition.
- Livelihoods and rural development
Providing incomes to more than 500m farmers and others along the food chain, and supporting balanced development.
- Resource use and sustainability
Doing so sustainably, i.e. using essentially the same amount of land and less water, while adapting to climate change and contributing to lower GHG emissions.
A mixture of rich content, targeted learning strategies, dynamic screens, interactive tests, exercises with reinforcement feedback and illustrative case studies make often complex...
Rural food value chains (FVC) in sub-Saharan Africa experience various challenges to implement food securing innovations. In the framework of the ERA-net co-fund strategy the European Commission...