food security

Created on Sunday, 06 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 1 - Climate and Health
Tags: Climate and Health Summit, health impacts, climate change, clean air, food security
... 8,200 hospitals and health systems which had pledged to lead by example in reducing emissions and preparing for the impacts of climatic change. Climate change threatens many fundamental determinants ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 10 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 9 - Mountains, Water and Oceans
Tags: water security, ecosystems, infrastructure, resilience, climate adaptation, agriculture, food security
Protecting our liquid assets International Water Management Institute’s Peter McCornick discusses the impacts of climate change on water, in the context of agriculture and food security, and presents ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 10 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 8 - Climate Change, Development and Human Rights
Tags: climate justice, nutrition, food security, health, UNFCCC, COP20, human rights
Climate justice and human rights: Creating a climate for health, food and nutrition security and gender equity Cristina Tirado-von der Pahlen from UCLA and the International Union of Nutritional Sciences ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 09 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 8 - Climate Change, Development and Human Rights
Tags: adaptation, mitigation, resilience, agriculture, food security, UNFCCC, COP20, sustainable development, SDGs
Why we must climate-proof the poor in Africa Agriculture for Impact’s Katrin Glatzel discusses the need to build coherence between different UN processes to strengthen resilience of agricultural systems, ... [ +++ ]
Created on Sunday, 07 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 6 - Climate and Health
Tags: health, food security, agriculture, Brazil, resilience, WHO, IPCC
Climate change and health vulnerability: Is there food security in Brazil? Diego Ramos and Vital Ribeiro from Projeto Hospitais Saudáveis explore the impacts of climate change on food and agriculture ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 5 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: food security, climate smart agriculture, resilience, adaptation, science, developing countries, sustainability
Climate-smart agriculture in LDCs Claremont Graduate University’s Michael Davidson explores the issues of food security in developing countries, and details the benefits of climate smart agriculture ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 5 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: digital revolution, green revolution, food security, science, agriculture, technology, collaboration, partnership
What would the father of the Green Revolution tell the world at COP20? Julie Borlaug from the Norman E. Borlaug Institute for International Agriculture reflects on the work of her grandfather, Normal ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 5 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: agriculture, food security, IPCC, UNFCCC, social empowerment, sustainability, partnership, climate change mitigation
Addressing the world’s third largest sector for greenhouse gases The Gold Standard’s Pieter van Midwoud presents their new Agriculture Standards that encourage reductions in greenhouse gas emissions ... [ +++ ]