Alliance Against Hunger and Malnutrition in Asia

Ensuring Household Food and Nutrition Security in Asia

Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN): A global movement led by countries

Elisa POZZI | SUN Civil Society Network (CSN) Steering Group| Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement  Since 2010, SUN Movement has grown into a worldwide movement whose strong impact in advancing … Continue reading

August 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Twenty more “Niles” needed to feed growing population said world leaders

OSLO (September 10, 2012)  – The world needs to find the equivalent of the flow of 20 Nile rivers by 2025 to grow enough food to feed a rising population … Continue reading

September 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

‘Eating’ water latest and rising threat to a thirsty world

STOCKHOLM (August 27, 2012) – Paradoxically, the water we “eat” is likely to become one of the growing new dangers to millions of the world’s thirsty, hungering for this finite … Continue reading

August 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Cambodia, Bangladesh, Nepal least food secure in Asia says Global Food Secuirty Index report

Cambodia, Bangladesh, Nepal, Myanmar and Pakistan are the least food secure countries in Asia, while Japan, South Korea, Malaysia, China and Thailand are the most secure, according to a report … Continue reading

August 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

A glance at the Committee on World Food Security- a Briefer by ANGOC

The Committee on World Food Security (CFS) is an inter-governmental body established in 1974 by the FAO following a global food crisis. It serves as a forum for discussion and … Continue reading

July 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

CSOs should explore how to engage UN-backed forum on food security and other mechanisms

MANILA: Civil society organizations should strengthen their regional platforms and ensure national discussions take place amid constraints in engaging a UN-backed forum on food security issues. This was among the … Continue reading

July 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

Old Issues and New Challenges to Food Security in Asia

by Antonio B. Quizon This reflection paper by Antonio B. Quizon is based on a regional workshop held on 22 – 23 August 2011 in Jakarta, Indonesia, on the theme … Continue reading

June 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

In Search for a Sustainable Framework for Food Security and Livelihoods of the Rural Poor

In 2010, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) reported that of the 925 million hungry, 578 million are found in Asia. Among these are Asia’s small food producers, majority of … Continue reading

June 7, 2012 · Leave a comment