Climate Change

14 Reasons to Be Hopeful About the Future of Food

Food Tank’s mission is to highlight stories of hope and success. These are 14 reasons to be hopeful about the future of the food system.

Does Aquaculture Have the Potential to Feed the World’s Hungry?

Aquaculture is one of the fastest growing animal food production sectors, and accounts for nearly half of the supply of fish for consumption around the world.

Dark Clouds or Silver Linings? How Climate Change Will Affect Agriculture in Southern Africa

Farming in southern Africa is risky business, especially when the weather is working against you.

Failure To Act: Missing Out on Opportunities for Development

An overview of some of the most egregious inactions that have contributed to a failure to solve the food crisis in 2012.

International Year of Family Farming: Research Organizations Demand Responsible Farmland Investment

Investment in agricultural land has been increasing, and with it, social and environmental concerns.

26 Films Every Food Activist Must Watch

Food Tank has selected 26 incredible films educating audiences about changes being made – or that need to be made – in the food system.

Nordic Diets Show Potential to Reduce Carbon Emissions

Study shows that new, alternative Nordic diets are associated with reduced greenhouse gas emissions.

Food Tank Book of the Week: Growing Food in a Hotter, Drier Land by Gary Paul Nabhan

Food Tank’s Book of the Week shares sustainable solutions for farmers to prepare for the effects of climate change.

Changing Climate in West Africa’s Volta River Basin Threatens Food and Energy Security

A new study predicts that climate change will shrink water resources in West Africa, causing major setbacks for agricultural and energy production.

FAO Statistical Yearbook Offers Detailed Look at World’s Food and Agriculture

The 2013 edition of U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization Statistical Yearbook paints a detailed picture of the world’s food and agriculture today.