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July 2015

 

27 July 2015 - Strengths and weaknesses of the agreement reached at the Addis Ababa Conference on Financing for Development


Although it makes steps into the right direction, the Addis agreement remains incomplete and lacks a proper commitment towards concrete action required to eradicate hunger and poverty. [read]



22 July 2015 - OECD-FAO Agricultural Outlook : short-sighted optimism…?


In the year of the Paris Climate Change Conference 2015 and as stock is being taken of progress made in achieving the Millenium Development Goals (MDG), the two international organisations consider the agricultural outlook from a simple productionist point of view. [read]



17 July 2015 - Food Security Governance: empowering communities, regulating corporations, by Nora McKeon


Less than one year after publishing “The New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition: a coup for corporate capital?”, Nora McKeon is back with a new book “Food Security Governance: empowering communities, regulating corporations”.  [read]



1 July 2015 - In the US, the industrial food and agriculture sector spent hundreds of millions on communication to influence the media, consumers and policy. What about in Europe?


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