Biodiversity & Agriculture in the News

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Each day the CBD Secretariat conducts a global Internet search for relevant news stories. The following stories collected over the last seven days relate to agriculture and biodiversity.

22 October 2014

SciDev.net, 2014-10-22
European countries devote small percentages of their national income to international aid, but these add up to colossal amounts — in the UK, for example, 0.7 per cent amounts to £11 billion a year.

21 October 2014

SciDev.net, 2014-10-21
“Don’t plant any crops” was the expert advice one group of Colombian farmers received from a research partnership last year.
Thomson Reuters Foundation, 2014-10-21
Different obstacles to food security need different solutions. Experience shows that a combination of actions is needed to reduce hunger and guarantee food security in the longer run.

20 October 2014

SciDev.net, 2014-10-20
“Don’t plant any crops” was the expert advice one group of Colombian farmers received from a research partnership last year.
 

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