food security

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20 Jun 2024
--- The so-called “golden rice” is a genetically modified variety of the staple crop developed by the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology to address vitamin A deficiencies in low-income regions through the addition... Read More
19 Jun 2024
--- Novonesis held its first Capital Markets Day since the merger of Chr. Hansen and Novozymes. In London, UK, the full management team talked to investors, analysts and the media about the company’s biosolutions for... Read More
18 Jun 2024
--- Due to grave concerns about the effects of groundwater degradation on food security, the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) conducted a study to identify viable solutions. Groundwater systems in China,... Read More
18 Jun 2024
--- The Group of Seven (G7) reinforced its commitment to food security around the world and to the enhancement of climate resilience at the G7 Summit in Italy, where the political and economic grouping introduced its new Apulia... Read More
17 Jun 2024
--- GC Rieber VivoMega opened its new omega-3 manufacturing facility campus in Norway. The US$75 million expansion will double the company’s output of its high-end triglyceride form of marine omega-3s EPA and DHA and vegan... Read More
17 Jun 2024
--- Abu Dhabi’s new food and water cluster AgriFood Growth & Water Abundance (AGWA) and Believer Meats have joined forces to develop the production of cultivated meat in the MENA region. The collaboration presents an... Read More
17 Jun 2024
--- The newly published WHO guidelines for countries provide recommendations and implementation considerations on fiscal policy to encourage healthier diets. These include a tax on F&B and food subsidies to change consumer... Read More
14 Jun 2024
--- This week in nutrition news, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) released a new national strategy to reduce food waste, while the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is... Read More
14 Jun 2024
--- The African Union (AU) and the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) are collaborating to produce the first framework for the informal food sector and address its food safety challenges. The engagements will be... Read More
14 Jun 2024
--- ADM and Bayer are extending their collaboration to increase the adoption of regenerative agricultural practices among farmers in Europe in a bid to reduce carbon emissions and improve biodiversity and soil health. The... Read More
13 Jun 2024
--- A recent study conducted by researchers from Harvard TH School of Public Health, US, found that people with a higher adherence to the Planetary Health Diet (PHD) — also known as the planetary or planetarian diet... Read More
13 Jun 2024
--- A new report by ProVeg International has found that 98% of Chinese consumers will choose a higher volume of plant-based foods once they are informed of the benefits, particularly in relation to health and plant-based... Read More
12 Jun 2024
--- A new national poll of public attitudes on food and nutrition has found that the cost and lack of access to nutritious food is a significant concern to US consumers. The report, released this week by Deloitte, the American... Read More
11 Jun 2024
--- Dietary quality is essential for patients on anti-obesity medications as they commonly experience reduced appetite and, as a result, lower food intake. Based on a narrative review, medical experts have developed a list of... Read More
11 Jun 2024
--- New research by the Pennsylvania State University (Penn State), US, reveals that the number of US children experiencing simultaneous food and water insecurity more than doubled between 2005 and 2020, with black and Hispanic... Read More
11 Jun 2024
--- Thai Union Group employees from Thailand, the US, Africa and Europe came together for World Oceans Day (June 8) to collect trash in their local communities. More than 470 participants joined the commitment to divert 1,500... Read More
10 Jun 2024
--- A new warning by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has been issued about possible Cronobacter contamination of three products made for infants between zero and 12 months and a net weight of 12.4 oz (352g). These are... Read More
10 Jun 2024
--- The Swiss-based foundation Sight and Life (SAL) highlights the efforts and successes of the ongoing Nutrition in City Ecosystems (NICE) project being implemented across cities in Bangladesh, Kenya and Rwanda. The initiative... Read More
07 Jun 2024
--- This year’s edition of the annual conference organized by Optimal Nutrition Care for All (ONCA), an initiative including 21 European countries made possible by the Netherlands-based European Nutrition for Health... Read More
07 Jun 2024
--- This week in nutrition news, the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) moved to strengthen indigenous food system sovereignty, the non-governmental organization (NGO) Matter unveiled a campaign to support women farmers in... Read More
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