Food Security

World Food Day – 16 October 2018

Today is World Food Day and the 73rd anniversary of the UN’s Food and Agricultural...

International Day of Rural Women – 15 October, 2018

Today marks the UN’s International Day of Rural Women, a day first observed...

Weather and conflict limit Syria’s agricultural production, perpetuating food insecurity

A recent report from the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO)...

More support needed to ease humanitarian crisis and rebuild lives in north-east Nigeria

After a two day visit to the region, UN Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator...

Additional one million children at risk of famine in Yemen, report shows

Any disruption to food and fuel supplies that comes through Hodeidah port could cause...

After a decade long decline, world hunger is back on the rise, UN report says

Over the last 10 years, progress has been made to reduce global hunger, end malnutrition,...

Venuste Kubwimana, International Transformation Foundation, wins Global Innovator of the Year Award

Aid & International Development Forum is delighted to announce the winner of the...

The future of permaculture, a sustainable way to grow

In a Huffington Post article, author John Vidal examines the garden and agricultural...

Crop losses from pests to increase by 50% if temperatures rise 2 degrees

A new study published In the Journal of Science has revealed that a warming climate...

Rising CO2 levels will make food less nutritious, study reveals

A new study has revealed that rising carbon emissions could make food crops less nutritious,...

Tanzania establishes a National Framework for Climate Services

The United Republic of Tanzania has launched a National Framework for Climate Services,...

41 countries face triple threat of malnutrition, anaemia and obesity, FAO reports

The Food and Agriculture Organisation’s 2018 Global Nutrition Report will warn...

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