About 9 Results found. From 1997 - 2015
Interview - 12 May 2015Feed the world: New global report highlights forests’ role
Sixty leading scientists confirm the importance of forests for global food security.
News - 27 Feb 2014Seeking ‘gray literature’ on contribution of forest ecosystem services to food production
Can we use a landscape approach to feed an ever-larger population without degrading forests and other natural resources?
16 Apr 2012Keeping cultures alive: How cooking and singing can save the Amazon forest
BOGOR, Indonesia (16 April 2012)_Scientists are hoping to strike a cultural chord with Amazonian forest communities by combining in-depth research with...
News - 4 Apr 2012Mango trees help make food crops in Bangladesh more productive
Ancient methods are improving food security for the increasingly populous nation.
30 Mar 2012Diversified forest gardens can reduce food security risks in Latin America
Forest gardens within coffee plantations in Candelaria Loxicha, Mexico, play a vital role in supporting farmers’ livelihoods by providing basic food...
Analysis - 23 Feb 2012Rush to acquire African farmland risks countries bearing costs of global resource scarcity, says study
The EU Renewable Energy Directive provides confidence for very large investments.
News - 22 Feb 2012Cooperation between Lao farmers needed to meet market demands for food
Modern, market-driven cooperatives are replacing initiatives managed by the state.
6 Dec 2011“Forests cannot be sustained if people are hungry”: future climate change negotiations likely to include agriculture
Agriculture will most likely be included in future negotiations on global warming, experts said at the U.N. climate change talks in Durban, which may help...