World Agricultural Forum 2017 – The Triple Challenge for Agriculture: Trade, Food Security & New Technologies (S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, 2017-07-04)One might rightly ask why the three topics of trade, food security and new technology might be ‘challenges’ for agriculture and by extension food and fibre production. How do all three help ensure a food secure world?
(S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, 2017-07-03)The regional financial safety net (RFSN) that the ASEAN+3 countries have been establishing during the last two decades can only be successful if it evolves into a more structured form of cooperation with the IMF.
(S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, 2017-06-30)Food security can be enhanced by strategic initiatives. Land scarce countries can still do much for agriculture and farming with effective policy measures. Singapore has learned to address the multi-faceted challenges of food security with good planning, ...
(S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, 2017-06-27)Projected levelling yields and a growing population forewarn a need for another Green Revolution 2.0. Mobile-enabled agri-technology in the developing world can be key enablers. It should be a priority that rural areas are not left behind.