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Tess Marslen

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26 Feb 2015
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Ongoing political instability and conflict undermine food security in Yemen by damaging economic infrastructure, causing internal displacement and contributing to food price inflation.

Summary

Yemen is critically food, water and energy insecure. Political turmoil and resource constraints mean that the situation is...

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17 Feb 2015
395

This paper identifies and discusses key areas affecting Australia's long-term food security and a sustainable food system.

Introduction

Australia’s long-term food security and the sustainability of its agricultural sector require commitment and prioritisation from all levels of government and private industry. Key...

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27 Jan 2015
527

This report argues that Australia is lagging behind the rest of the developed world in empowering rural women.

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Globally, women are not sufficiently recognised for their contributions to farming. Women play a key role in the global rural workforce, comprising nearly...

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4 Dec 2014
74

Nepal, endowed with perennial rivers and mountainous topography, has enormous scope to generate hydroelectricity, but only one per cent of that potential has been realised.

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The Himalayan river basins in the Tibetan Plateau Region provide a key source of water to...

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17 Oct 2014
77

It is imperative that Australia remains at the cutting edge of agricultural research, this report argues, so as to maintain regional leverage and to safeguard domestic food security.

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The global agricultural research and development market provides opportunities for Australia to assist...

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