The Challenge of Food Security: International Policy and Regulatory Frameworks
Rosemary Gail Rayfuse, Nicole Weisfelt
Edward Elgar Publishing, Jan 1, 2012 - Medical - 320 pages
'The Challenge of Food Security addresses one of the key development challenges of our time. It examines issues related to food security in a comprehensive manner that covers both theoretical perspectives and policy challenges. It will be a key refere
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PART II Access to Food
2 A fresh look at the roots of food insecurity
reconciling trade liberalisation with human security goals
all faces of the same cube?
PART III Sustainability and Food Security
5 Crop disease management and food security
6 The contribution of plant genetic resources to food security
whats wrong with the rules?
the 200608 global food crisis
fisheries subsidies and the WTO
legal frameworks regulating the global land rush
PART V Food Governance
the Committee on World Food Security Comprehensive Framework for Action and the G8G20
13 Regional initiatives on food security
14 Food security in the era of retail governance
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