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Kazakhstan Imposes Quota on Wheat Exports
April 19, 2022

Kazakhstan Imposes Quota on Wheat Exports

By Catherine Putz
Regional integration is often touted as a logical solution to problems like food insecurity, but it won’t necessarily solve a region-wide problem.

Addressing the Southeast Asian Food Security Vulnerabilities Exposed by COVID-19
February 10, 2022

Addressing the Southeast Asian Food Security Vulnerabilities Exposed by COVID-19

By Mark S. Cogan and Paul D. Scott
The pandemic has highlighted just how precarious the region's food supplies are.
UN: Pandemic, Surging Food Prices Leave Many in Asia Hungry
January 21, 2021

UN: Pandemic, Surging Food Prices Leave Many in Asia Hungry

By Associated Press
Across Asia, high prices for fruits, vegetables, and dairy products have made it "nearly impossible" for low income families to have healthy diets.

China, Food Security and Geopolitics
September 30, 2020

China, Food Security and Geopolitics

By Scott B. MacDonald
History suggests the CCP should be concerned.

Swarms of Desert Locusts Threaten India’s Summer Crops
May 28, 2020

Swarms of Desert Locusts Threaten India’s Summer Crops

By Associated Press
The locusts threaten food security in India.

Climate Change and South Asia’s Pending Food Crisis
November 22, 2019

Climate Change and South Asia’s Pending Food Crisis

By Rabiya Jaffery
Are South Asian governments adapting to climate change’s impact on agriculture in the region?

Climate Change and Food Security in Nepal: Why the Developed World Must Step Up
August 12, 2017

Climate Change and Food Security in Nepal: Why the Developed World Must Step Up

By Sumesh Shiwakoty       
The developed world must show moral leadership in assisting Nepal.
China’s New Silk Road Could Expand Asia’s Deserts
September 10, 2016

China’s New Silk Road Could Expand Asia’s Deserts

By Liu Qin
Desertification, soil degradation, and drought are serious issues in most of the countries along the Belt and Road.

China’s Global Food Quest
March 24, 2016

China’s Global Food Quest

By Zhang Hongzhou
ChemChina’s $43 billion acquisition of Swiss-based Syngenta could be a game-changer for food production.

The Nutritional Security Imperative
October 20, 2015

The Nutritional Security Imperative

By Peter Brabeck-Letmathe and Asit K. Biswas
Global food security can be achieved in the coming years, but equally important nutritional security needs attention.

Singapore’s Impressive Food Security
September 06, 2015

Singapore’s Impressive Food Security

By Cecilia Tortajada and Thinesh Kumar S/O Paramasilvam
How has Singapore become the second-most food secure country in the world?
Asia-Pacific Population Growth and the UN Post-2015 Development Agenda
June 18, 2015

Asia-Pacific Population Growth and the UN Post-2015 Development Agenda

By Silvany Pasaribu
As the world considers sustainable development goals, it should take close note of Asia-Pacific population pressures.

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