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Food crisis?

Back in the nineties, in my capacity as director general of a global federation of industry directly involved in the production of food, I had suggested in an article with title “Hungry for an Answer” published by Farm Chemicals International (Edition of Summer 1999): “How far will desperately hungry people go to feed their children?… » read more

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The meeting at FAO a few weeks ago is bringing to the fore a structural weakness of international forums, in the development of long term strategies for food and water security; the neglect or misuse, under pressure of short-term tactical political aims, of institutional, civil society and corporate memory and more specifically its political dimension.… » read more

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