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Master in Human Development and Food Security

Master in Human Development and Food Security

APPLY NOW! DEADLINE TO SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION: 31ST MAY 2015.

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19.05.2015
Forests 'pivotal' for food security

Forests 'pivotal' for food security

Forests can play a vital role in supplementing global food and nutrition security but this role is currently being overlooked, a report suggests.
The study says that tree-based farming provides resilience against extreme weather events, which can wipe out traditional food crops.
It warns that policies focusing on traditional agriculture often overlook the role forest farming could play.
The findings were presented at the UN Forum on Forests in New York, US.

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14.05.2015

Online learning event Climate Change, Food Security and Nutrition

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WEBINAR
Tuesday 31 March from 14:45 to 16:30 

 

Over the next decades, climate change is going to add to the challenge of securing food and nutrition of a growing population.

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11.03.2015

Why Schools should be on the Frontline in Combating Malnutrition

To celebrate International School Meals Day on the 5th March, schools from around the world share their experiences of school meals. It’s a fun way for school kids to learn what’s on their plates and on what children the other side of the world will be eating.

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04.03.2015