Friday, 21 January , 2022

Food

Planetary boundaries

Planetary boundaries is a concept involving Earth system processes which contain environmental boundaries, proposed in 2009 by a group of Earth system and environmental...

‘Instead of Coronavirus, the Hunger Will Kill Us.’ A Global Food...

By Abdi Latif Dahir April 23, 2020 Editor's Note: The world is reeling from the COVID-19 crisis and the vulnerable segments of our society are the...

World Food Programme warns: COVID-19 pandemic will cause “famines of biblical...

By Jean Shaoul 23 April 2020 The United Nations’ World Food Programme (WFP) warned Tuesday that without urgent action and funding, hundreds of millions of...

We have to wake up: Factory farms are breeding grounds for...

Covid-19’s history is not yet fully known, but the links between animal and human health could not be clearer By Jonathan Safran Foer and Aaron...

Global Poison Spring

by Evaggelos Vallianatos Dec. 6, 2019 The power of the chemical industry in the United States all but wiped out the US EPA. The politicized department...

Multinational Pharmaceuticals and Medicine: Under Fire Worldwide

By Dimitris Konstantakopoulos 07/23/2019 The massive multinational corporations that produce the world’s supply of drugs, vaccines and genetically modified organisms have been coming under increasing heavy...

HOW QUINOA IS TAKING OVER THE WORLD — IN 100 COUNTRIES...

By Maroosha Muzaffar Mavlon Pulodov’s tall quinoa stems sway in the wind. Unlike farmers in the Andean countries of South America — home to the...

An Electrifying Idea

6th November 2018 What if we abandoned photosynthesis as the means of producing food, and released most of the world’s surface from agriculture? By George Monbiot,...

Fabricated Reality: Lobbying for GMO Agriculture in India

by Colin Todhunter February 12, 2018 Richard John Roberts is a prominent biochemist and molecular biologist. On his recent visits to India, he has talked about...

Why food production needs to change to avoid a crisis

As we race towards a population of nine billion, business as usual for farming is no longer a viable option. We must take a...