KORE - Knowledge Sharing Platform on Resilience

Transforming Food Systems for Affordable Healthy Diets
13/07/2020
Updates for many countries have made it possible to estimate hunger in the world with greater accuracy this year. In particular, newly accessible data enabled the revision of the entire series of undernourishment estimates for China back to 2000, resulting [...]
Combining cash payments, nutrition education and provision of agricultural and livestock inputs to increase food security and improve diets of drought-affected pastoralists and farmers
08/07/2020
In 2016 and 2017, a drought led to large-scale food insecurity across Somalia, affecting more than six million people, including over 900,000 children under the age of five likely to be acutely malnourished. Following the two-year drought, in 2018, heavy [...]
Status of digital agriculture in 18 countries of Europe and Central Asia
22/06/2020
This webinar is organized jointly by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). Register here. Traditional and innovative information and communication technologies (ICTs) offer unprecedented opportunities for accelerating agricultural development towards more sustainable and integrated [...]
Achieving local and global food security: at what costs?
15/06/2020
A conference organised by Elsevier, Montpellier University of Excellence and Wageningen University & Research, and supported by Agropolis International, CGIAR: Science for humanity's greatest challenges, CIRAD Agricultural Research for Development, INRA Science and Impact and The French National Research Institute for Development [...]
Biannual Report on Global Food Markets
11/06/2020
Food markets will face many more months of uncertainty related to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, while most markets are braced for a major global economic downturn, the agri-food sector is likely to display more resilience to the crisis than other [...]