Food Security

Women Are Sowing the Seeds of Food Security in Kyrgyzstan

Women in Kyrgyzstan are growing herbs—and their incomes—-thanks to a WFP initiative.

Mapping the Circular Nature of Conflict and Food Insecurity in Arab Countries

A workshop on enhancing resilience to conflict in Arab countries reveals a complex relationship between conflict and food insecurity in the MENA region.

What is the Number One Complaint About Organic Food?

The Vancouver-based Sole Food Street Farms aims to tackle the challenge of pricey organics by proposing a pay-what-you-can organic veggie stand.

Chicago Council: Harnessing Disruptive Technologies for Agricultural Gains

At the Chicago Council’s Global Food Security Symposium, four speakers participated in lightning presentations to discuss technology in agriculture.

Restoring Stability and Resilience in Crises Countries

In protracted crises countries, food security proves to catalyze rebuilding state stability.

Food: A Forum: Addressing Food Security for a Population of Nine Billion

During “Food Security In an Insecure World,” panelists highlighted the importance of working with farmers and investment in nutrition and infrastructure.

Canada Aims to Achieve Food Security Through Seed Diversity Initiative

The Bauta Family Initiative on Canadian Seed Security aims to achieve food security in Canada by increasing seed diversity.

EU Bill Protects Indigenous Traditional Knowledge and Food Security

The European Union has recently passed a bill that protects indigenous rights to natural resources and traditional knowledge.

NEW REPORT: Food Tank By The Numbers: Family Farming

Food Tank highlights new research showing how family farms, can nourish the world while protecting the environment in a new report, Food Tank by the Numbers.

Healing the Land, Grazing for Solutions

Allan Savory’s vision for a more sustainable food system, the “Savory Grazing Method,” facing criticism, and his long-term plans for The Savory Institute.