Monthly Archives: January 2016

The AgroLAC 2025 Story

by Ginya Truitt Nakata, AgroLAC 2025 coordinator - As the IDB officer responsible for agriculture-related partnerships, let me begin by raising a question that has frustrated me for years. If the goal is to sustainably #feedthe9 by 2050, why isn’t Latin America and Caribbean front-and-center as a way to achieve it?

Sustainable Agriculture is Key to Food Security

by Nancy Stetson, U.S. Special Representative for Global Food Security - Ensuring food security and eliminating hunger and malnutrition are essential to the achievement of peace, security, economic growth and sustainable development, and the promotion of dignity and hope in every society. The United States is committed to improving global food security and ending malnutrition.