"For the GMS to be recognized as the leading producer of safe food using climate-friendly practices and integrated into global markets through regional economic corridors."

Gender and Food Security Developments

Viewpoint: Myanmar – CFA: Safe Food for Tomorrow

  Farmer Kyaw Than from Zayapphyu Village, Kyaukse Township, Mandalay Region is growing chickpeas and greengram was smiling after a long day in his field tending his current crop. He already knows how to prepare bio-fertilizers based on fish amino acid and fermented fruit juice. He also learned the benefits of biochar which together with […] (READ MORE)

Feeding Nine Billion Video Series by Dr. Evan Fraser

Brought to you by http://www.feedingninebillion.com By 2050 there will be 9 billion people on the planet – but will there be enough food for everyone? Food security expert Dr. Evan Fraser guides you through a whiteboard presentation of his solution to the Global Food Crisis focusing in this video on the role of the local […] (READ MORE)

“Fixing a Broken Food System: Some Ideas” by Claire Kremen

Claire Kremen, the Co-Director of the Center for Diversified Farming Systems in Berkeley and the Co-Director of the Berkeley Food Institute gives some ideas on how to fix a broken food system. View video here. (READ MORE)

Seventy-two countries achieve the MDG target to halve proportion of hungry people

7 June 2015, Rome – An international awards ceremony today recognized the great effort made by countries around the world which has led to the near achievement of the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) target to halve the proportion of hungry people by a 2015 deadline, or bringing it below the 5 percent threshold. A majority […] (READ MORE)