Unavoidable Global Warming Commitment and Its Food Security, Impacts and Risks, Implications Focused on South East Asia

submitted by: UP Los Baños

Presentation by Dr. Peter Carter, Climate Emergency Institute, Canada. Delivered during the International Conference on Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation for Food and Environmental Security, November 21-22, 2012 at SEARCA, UPLB, College, Laguna, Philippines.

Food Security and Climate Change Impacts on Urban-Rural Linkages

submitted by: UP Los Baños

Keynote by Dr. Paul S. Teng, Dean of Graduate Studies and Professional Learning, National Institute of Education (NIE), and Senior Fellow on Food Security, Center for Non-traditional Security Studies, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Delivered during the International Conference on Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation for Food and Environmental Security, November 21-22, 2012 at SEARCA, UPLB, College, Laguna, Philippines.

Agrobiodiversity & Climate-Smart Landscapes for Improved Food Security under CC: Call for Increased South-South Collaboration

submitted by: UP Los Baños

Video of the plenary talk of Dr. Reinhold G. Muschler, Latin American Chair for Agroecology and Agrobiodiversity; Center for Agricultural Research and Higher Education, Costa Rica. Taken during the International Conference on Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation for Food and Environmental Security, 21-22 November 2012 at SEARCA, UPLB, College, Laguna Philippines

Early participation in prenatal food supplementation program ameliorates the negative association of food insecurity with quality of maternal-infant interaction

submitted by: afrith
Food insecurity is detrimental to child development, yet little is known about the combined influence of food insecurity and nutritional interventions on child development in low-income countries. We proposed that women assigned to an early invitation time to start a prenatal food supplementation program could reduce the negative influence of food insecurity on maternal-infant interaction. A cohort of 180 mother-infant dyads were sampled (born between May and October 2003) from among 3267 in...
Authors: Amy Frith, Ruchira Naved, Lars Ake Persson, Kathleen Rasmussen, Edward Frongillo

Agriculture in the City?

submitted by: tigeiger

Senior research project on the viability of dedicating publicly-owned urban land to agriculture in the City of San Diego. Presents a modified cost-benefit analysis to determine the true value of gardens as a land use.

PROSAB VIDEO

submitted by: IITA

Promoting Sustainable Agriculture In Borno State