Posts tagged ‘food’

  • Forum Article

    Do trans-fat bans save lives?

    The use of artificial trans fat or partially hydrogenated oil – which is… more

  • Forum Article

    Africa’s farms of the future

    Launching a business can be hard work, especially in Africa, where weak governance systems and… more

  • Forum Article

    Tackle climate change to stave off world hunger

    Food insecurity in the Sahel region of Africa has almost doubled in the space of a year, with a staggering… more

  • Forum Event

    How can we ensure food security for the future?

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Video

    Video: How sustainable is your holiday feast?

    It's irrational of us to eat the type of diet we're eating. It's making us ill and it's putting enormous… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    Q&A: How can we fight food waste?

    Summit on the Global Agenda 2013

    , Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

  • Forum Article

    Six ways to revolutionize India’s agriculture

    India is a country of 240 million households, around half of which are involved in some way in… more

  • Forum Video

    Market forces bear fruit for mango farmers

    I have long believed that a business-focused approach to agricultural development can address the related… more

  • Forum Article

    We must work together to feed a hungry planet

    Food security. Doing more with less. Feeding a world of nine billion. In the last five years, these terms have… more

  • Forum Article

    Smarter thinking to keep our life-support system running

    Today is World Food Day, a day to focus on global food security. This year’s theme – Healthy People… more

  • Forum Article

    We must make farming profitable

    A farmer tells his child, “study well and get a job or you will suffer like me.” This is not an… more

  • Forum Video

    How do we change the way the world is fed?

    As we mark World Food Day this week, we are greeted by the news that 842 million people – about one in… more

  • Forum Article

    Wildfire, famine and the trouble with nature

    One of the biggest wildfires to hit California still smoulders around Yosemite and has been blamed on a… more

  • Forum Article

    The real beef about artificial meat

    A group led by the University of Maastricht last week cooked, and ate, the world’s first burger made… more

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    Bushmeat and the next pandemic

    When we think about the beginnings of the AIDS pandemic, we tend to think back to the 1980s. And while that… more

  • Forum Event

    Planting the seeds of a bio economy

    Annual Meeting 2013

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Article

    Building up small farmers

    As World Food Day approaches on 16 October, about 870 million people suffer from hunger and more than 2… more

  • Forum Article

    Seafood supply chains: no more fishy business

    Today, consumers, distributors and even many seafood processors commonly lack basic information about… more