Your Excellencies, Distinguished Delegates, Colleagues and Students,
Good morning and welcome to this Conference on Food Insecurity: Role of Media and NGO’s co-sponsored by the Government of Ukraine and H.E. Ambassador Yuriy Sergeyev and supported by the Government of Kenya.
Food is the core of […]Continue Reading →
Dear Dr. Durbak, Dear Colleagues! Ladies and gentlemen! At the outset I would like to present my words of gratitude to honorary Dr. Durbak for her continued leadership in convening this annual Conference on Food Security.
Some of you who are participating in our event […]Continue Reading →
As we celebrate the 20th anniversary of Ukraine’s independence, a testament to the spirit and the determination of the people of the Ukraine, we also remember the suffering they endured 78 years ago during the catastrophic famine, which has come to be known as the […]Continue Reading →
Prof. Alexander J. Motyl,
Professor of Political Science, Rutgers University
Holodomor in Ukraine and Food Insecurity Today: “Implications for the Media, NGOs, and International Organizations”
Let me start my brief talk with selections from an article that appeared in The New York Evening […]Continue Reading →
Dr. Mark G. Robson, PhD, MPH, DrPH,
Dean of Agricultural and Urban Programs, Professor of Entomology, School of Environmental and Biological Sciences – Rutgers University
“The world produces enough food to feed everyone.”
World agriculture produces 17 percent more calories per person today […]Continue Reading →
Mr. Tutui Nanok
Agriculture Sector Advisor, Office of the Prime Minister, Nairobi Kenya
The Horn of Africa is one of the most food-insecure regions in the world. More than 40 percent of people are undernourished, and in Eritrea and Somalia the proportion rises […]Continue Reading →
It is a special privilege for me to be invited to this panel. I speak to you, both as an Indian and as head of the Rio+20 Secretariat. We are reaching a crucial phase in preparing for Rio+20.
In preparing for today, I […]Continue Reading →
Lloyd C. Irland, The Irland Group, Wayne, Maine, USA
1. Adapted from a talk presented at Pennsylvania State University at a conference Diverse Landscapes of Ukraine, a Celebration of twenty years of independence, sponsored by the Woskob Foundation. A version with full footnotes is available […]Continue Reading →
The Amazon rainforest sustains one of the richest concentrations of plant and animal biological diversity in the world. It also recycles rainfall from the coastal regions to the continental interior, ensuring an adequate water supply for Brazil’s inland agriculture. The greatest emerging threat […]Continue Reading →