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Agribusiness + Food Security

A small sample by theme of stories previously published in the UNOSSC (United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation) e-newsletter Development Challenges, South-South Solutions. It was published from 2006 to 2014.  Agribusiness + Food Security Southern Innovator Issue 3: Agribusiness and Food Security: How agribusiness and food security can help in the push to meet the […]

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Latin American Food Renaissance Excites Diners

By David South, Development Challenges, South-South Solutions SOUTH-SOUTH CASE STUDY Food is essential for a good life and plays a critical part in overall human health and development. The better the quality of food available to the population, the better each individual’s overall health will be, and this will have a direct impact on mental and physical […]

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India’s Modernizing Food Economy Unleashing New Opportunities

By David South, Development Challenges, South-South Solutions SOUTH-SOUTH CASE STUDY Increasing prosperity in India is reshaping the country’s relationship to its food. A number of trends are coming together that point to significant improvements to India’s long-running problems with food supply and distribution. This matters because India, despite its two-decade economic boom – and increasing middle-class population […]

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Staple Foods Are Becoming More Secure in the South

By David South, Development Challenges, South-South Solutions SOUTH-SOUTH CASE STUDY Finding ways to ensure food security in countries experiencing profound economic and social change and stress is critical to achievement of development goals. Food security is crucial to ensuring economic development is sustainable, and it is vital to long-term human health. Just one bout of famine can […]