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Consultation responses back ecolabel reformPublished ENDS Eurpoe  9/1/2014
Business and consumer groups have told the European Commission they back reform of the EU ecolabel in a consultation on its future.
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Global food security: CIRAD and INRA suggest innovative lines of researchPublished cta  9/2/2014
CIRAD and INRA have joined forces to conduct joint, long-term programmes to address novel issues at the interface between more conventional lines of research in  food security. Their collaborative programme, Transitions to Global Food Security (GloFoodS), was launched in Montpellier in June
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Results of the 2013 Harvesting Nutrition contestPublished cta  9/2/2014
Three projects have been selected as winners of the Secure Nutrition Knowledge Platform’s 2013 Harvesting Nutrition contest for bridging the gaps between nutrition and agriculture and food security. The contest attracted 50 submissions for projects around the world seeking to showcase their efforts
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Fundamentals of agricultural sustainability or the quest for the Golden FleecePublished cta  9/2/2014
This paper highlights different aspects of development sustainability and identifies its drivers in the fields of agriculture, nature and the environment, including those of a human, cultural, social and political nature, together with components of metabolism, genetics, energy, environment and farm
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Food Losses and waste in the context of sustainable food systemsPublished cta  9/2/2014
This report from the High Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition (HLPE) presents a synthesis of existing evidence about the causes of food losses and waste at micro-, meso – and macro levels, and suggests action to reduce them in order to improve food and nutrition security and the
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International Food Security Assessment, 2014-24Published cta  9/2/2014
This report of the US Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service (ERS) assesses and projects food security of 76 low- and middle-income countries based on two key determinants: food production and import capacity. Between 2013 and 2014, it is expected that the food security for these 76
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Are students getting the sustainability skills they need?Published Environment News Bits  9/2/2014
Read the full story in GreenBiz. Today, Net Impact publishes its ninth annual survey of social and environmental graduate school programs, called “Business As UNusual” (download). The title notwithstanding, it reveals that such programs have become woven into the fabric of many college and
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Ebola-hit nations on the brink of food shortage crisis says UNPublished Times Live  9/2/2014
Labour shortages and disrupted cross-border trade caused by the deadly Ebola outbreak have sparked "grave food security concerns" in the worst-hit countries, the United Nations said on Tuesday.
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Twelve Industry Companies Develop Novel Methodology for Product Social Impact AssessmentPublished CSWire  9/3/2014
Twelve Industry Companies Develop Novel Methodology for Product Social Impact Assessment September 1st 2014, Amsterdam. Handbook for Product Social Impact Assessment Available NowA group of companies united in the Roundtable for Product Social Metrics announces the publication of the Handbook
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Ebola threatens food security in West Africa, says FAOPublished Topix.net  9/2/2014
The world's worst Ebola epidemic has put harvests at risk and sent food prices soaring in West Africa, the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization said on Tuesday, warning the problem would intensify in coming months, reported Reuters .
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